Marguerite Lorena Sweatland

12 June 1854–22 October 1928 (Age 74)
Seneca, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Marguerite Lorena

When Marguerite Lorena Sweatland was born on 12 June 1854, in Seneca, Ohio, United States, her father, Lafayette Sweatland, was 24 and her mother, Lydia Sower, was 19. She married Elisha Woodruff Beach on 15 August 1872, in North Star, Gratiot, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Osborne, Kansas, United States in 1895 and Liberty Township, Osborne, Kansas, United States in 1900. She died on 22 October 1928, in Luray, Russell, Kansas, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Vincent Cemetery, Osborne, Osborne, Kansas, United States.

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Elisha Woodruff Beach
Marguerite Lorena Sweatland
Marriage: 15 August 1872
Robert Nelson Beach
Grant A. Beach
Amy Woodruff Beach
Charles Beach
Chauncey Lafayette Beach

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World Events (8)

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War
Age 6
Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
Age 7
Kansas is the 34th state
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
Age 21
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

English (Devon): habitational name from Sweetlands in Upottery, Devon, so named from Old English swēte ‘sweet’, ‘pleasant’, ‘fertile’ + land ‘cultivated land’, ‘estate’, or possibly a topographic name with the same meaning.

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

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Sources (20)

  • Lorena Swetland in household of Lafayette Swetland, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Margret L Beach in household of Elisha W Beach, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Margurte Beach in household of Chancy Beach, "Kansas State Census, 1895"

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