William Doshier

11 April 1818–4 March 1900 (Age 81)
Warren, Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of William

When William Doshier was born on 11 April 1818, in Warren, Tennessee, United States, his father, Richard Pritchard Doshier, was 24 and his mother, Emma Holly, was 23. He married Margaret Ann Martin about 1845. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 4 March 1900, in Bronte, Coke, Texas, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Bronte, Coke, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Doshier
1818–1900
Margaret Ann Martin
1813–1898
Marriage: about 1845
Nancy A. Dozhier
1846–1924
Martha Jane Doshier
1848–1912
Alexander E. Doshier
1850–1933
Mary Frances Doshier
1856–1943
James Richard Doshier
1858–1950
William H. Doshier
1863–1900
John Wesley Doshier
1866–1949

Spouse and Children

Children

(7)

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Parents and Siblings

Siblings

(18)

+13 More Children

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819
Age 1
With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1835 · The Hermitage is Built
Age 17
The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.
1846
Age 28
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Possibly an American variant of French Dozier .

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

Possible Related Names

Dozier

Sources (8)

  • William Doshier, "United States Census, 1870"
  • William Dozier in entry for Mattie Dozier Rodgers, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"
  • Martin Doshier in entry for James Richard Doshier, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"

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