Francis M Metcalf

Maleabout 1837–

Brief Life History of Francis M

When Francis M Metcalf was born about 1837, in Ohio, United States, his father, Massom Earl Metcalf, was 24 and his mother, Priscilla Morgan, was 21. He lived in Franklin Township, Wayne, Ohio, United States in 1850 and Platte Township, Andrew, Missouri, United States in 1860.

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Massom Earl Metcalf
Priscilla Morgan
Francis M Metcalf
about 1837–
Marion Metcalf
about 1837–
Austin Metcalf
Lucy Metcalf
Milton Moses Metcalf
Millon Metcalf
Hugh M Metcalf
Joseph M Metcalf
Almond Butler Metcalf
Alice Arimda Metcalf

Sources (2)

  • Francis M Metcalf in household of Mapsane Metcalf, "United States Census, 1850"
  • F M Metcalf in household of M E Metcalf, "United States Census, 1860"

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World Events (8)


Age 4

Historical Boundaries 1841: Created from Non-county Area 31 (Territory of Neatawah) and detached from Buchanan County.

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 23

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.

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 31

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): apparently a nickname from Middle English mete ‘meat, food’ + calf ‘calf’, i.e. ‘calf to be fattened up for eating’.

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

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