William A Stout

Male18 January 1847–1 May 1933

Brief Life History of William A

When William A Stout was born on 18 January 1847, in Butler, Ohio, United States, his father, Pierson Stout, was 35 and his mother, Mary Wallace, was 35. He lived in Saint Clair, Butler, Ohio, United States in 1850 and Ohio, United States in 1870. He died on 1 May 1933, in Hamilton, Butler, Ohio, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Hamilton, Butler, Ohio, United States.

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Pierson Stout
Mary Wallace
Rebecca A Stout
John Stout
James F Stout
Mary Elizabeth Stout
Eliza Jane Stout
William A Stout
Priscilla E Stout

Sources (6)

  • Wm A Stout in household of Pierce Stout, "United States Census, 1860"
  • William Stout, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"
  • Wm A Stout in household of Pearson Stout, "United States Census, 1850"

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World Events (8)

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 13

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 16

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 23

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning


nickname from Middle English stout ‘bold, daring, brave’ (Old French estolt, estout, Anglo-Norman French estut, estot, estout ‘bold, fierce, randy, stubborn’).

perhaps occasionally a nickname from Middle English st(o)ut ‘gnat, horse-fly’ (Old English stūt, Old Norse stútr ‘gnat’), possibly used for someone with a biting tongue or for a small, quick-moving person.

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

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