about 1871–
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Susan

Susan was born about 1871, in Kentucky, United States. She married John Bass Hightower about 1892, in Kentucky, United States.

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John Bass Hightower
Marriage: about 1892

Spouse and Children

about 1892
Kentucky, United States

World Events (3)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 1

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1872 · The Amnesty Act

Age 1

A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.
1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 21

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892

Name Meaning

A scriptural name, in Hebrew "Shushán," which some translate as "rose." The Hebrew word is derived from an Arabic word for a lily. Nicknames are Susie and Sue, from which comes the diminutive Sukey.

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