Josephine M Southworth


Brief Life History of Josephine M

When Josephine M Southworth was born in 1840, in Louisville, St. Lawrence, New York, United States, her father, Origen Southworth, was 37 and her mother, Alcestia Clark, was 37.

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Origen Southworth
Alcestia Clark
Thurston N Southworth
Amelia D Southworth
Marilla T Southworth
Josephine M Southworth

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    World Events (3)


    Age 6

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.


    Age 23

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

    Age 77

    Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.

    Name Meaning

    English (Lancashire): habitational name from Southworth in Winwick (Lancashire), from Old English sūth ‘south, southern’ + worth ‘enclosure’.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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