Peter O. Skiles

23 March 1857–5 December 1917 (Age 60)
Dent, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of Peter O.

When Peter O. Skiles was born on 23 March 1857, in Dent, Missouri, United States, his father, Peter Joseph Skiles, was 44 and his mother, Martha Ann Brown, was 36. He married Sarah C. Van Hooser on 27 April 1882, in Texas, Missouri, United States. He lived in Dent, Texas, Missouri, United States in 1880 and Texas Township, Dent, Missouri, United States in 1900. He died on 5 December 1917, in Texas, Missouri, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Mount Olive Cemetery, Montauk, Dent, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Peter O. Skiles
1857–1917
Sarah C. Van Hooser
1855–
Marriage: 27 April 1882

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 April 1882Texas, Missouri, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (14)

    +9 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1860
    Age 3
    In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
    1863
    Age 6
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 18
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 1861;2007: 3815; 2010: 5172)English: variant of Skoyles (see Scholes ). Compare Skyles .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Scholes
    Skyles

    Sources (6)

    • Peter Skyles in household of Peter Skyles, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Peter Skyles, "Missouri, Marriages, 1750-1920"
    • Peter Skiles, "United States Census, 1900"

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