Jefferson Wamsley

18 January 1852–10 May 1904 (Age 52)
Putnam, Ohio, United States

The Life of Jefferson

When Jefferson Wamsley was born on 18 January 1852, his father, James David Wamsley, was 49 and his mother, Sarah Bushong, was 38. He married Julia Frances Booher on 13 July 1876, in Grundy, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Missouri, United States in 1870 and Trenton, Grundy, Missouri, United States in 1900. He died on 10 May 1904, at the age of 52.

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Jefferson Wamsley
Julia Frances Booher
Marriage: 13 July 1876
Mary Myrtle Wamsley
Sarah May Wamsley
William Bert Wamsley
Guy Wamsley
Charles Audley Wamsley
Russell Harrison Wamsley
Jessie Lee Wamsley
Naomi Leona Alois Wamsley

Spouse and Children

13 July 1876
Grundy, Missouri, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 8

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 8

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.
1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 14

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Walmsley .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jefferson Wamsley in household of Jas D Wamsley, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Jefferson Wamsley in household of James Wamsley, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Jefferson Wamsley, "United States Census, 1900"

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