Samuel Shook

1815–1903 (Age 88)
Easton, Northampton, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Samuel

When Samuel Shook was born in March 1815, in Easton, Northampton, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Jacob D Shook, was 44 and his mother, Susanna Kern, was 42. He married Magdalene Creek in 1841, in Tunkhannock, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Overfield Township, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States in 1870 and Scranton, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, United States for about 20 years. He died on 30 May 1903, at the age of 88.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Shook
1815–1903
Magdalene Creek
1824–1873
Marriage: 1841
Charly Adel Shook
1840–
Sarah Ann Shook
1842–1925
Susan Ann Shook
1845–
David Freeman Shook
1846–1933
Helen M. Shook
1849–1926
Emma Ester Shook
1852–1885
Charles H. Shook
1854–1939
Eva Irene Shook
1860–1869

Spouse and Children

    Male1815–1903Male

    Magdalene Creek

    Female1824–1873Female

MARRIAGE
1841
Tunkhannock, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(8)

    Charly Adel Shook

    Male1840–Male

    Sarah Ann Shook

    Female1842–1925Female

    Susan Ann Shook

    Female1845–Female

    David Freeman Shook

    Male1846–1933Male

    Helen M. Shook

    Female1849–1926Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1770–1846Male

    Susanna Kern

    Female1772–1856Female

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (7)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 4

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 5

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1846

Age 31

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

Variant of German Schuck .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Samuel Sh*k, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Shannel Shorte, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Samuel Shoop, "United States Census, 1850"

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