William Lowell Osgood

14 July 1879–30 October 1959 (Age 80)
Marion, Marion, Kansas, United States

The Life Summary of William Lowell

When William Lowell Osgood was born on 14 July 1879, in Marion, Marion, Kansas, United States, his father, Jesse C. Osgood, was 42 and his mother, Sarah Wariner Hamilton, was 36. He lived in Doyle Township, Marion, Kansas, United States in 1880. He died on 30 October 1959, in Orin, Converse, Wyoming, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Douglas Park Cemetery, Douglas, Converse, Wyoming, United States.

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Jesse C. Osgood
Sarah Wariner Hamilton
Clark Jacob Osgood
Homer H Osgood
William Lowell Osgood

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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
Age 2
Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
Age 12
Historical Boundaries - 1891: Converse, Wyoming, United States
1900 · Gold for Cash!
Age 21
This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

1 English: from the Old Norse personal name Ásgautr, composed of the elements ás ‘god’ + the tribal name Gaut ( see Joslin ). This was established in England before the Conquest, in the late Old English forms Ōsgot or Ōsgod, and was later reinforced by the Norman Ansgot.2 Jewish: adoption of 1 in place of some like-sounding Ashkenazic surname.

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

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Sources (9)

  • Wm L Osgood in household of J E Osgood, "United States Census, 1880"
  • William Lowell Osgood, "Kansas, Births and Baptisms, 1811-1940"
  • Wm Lowell Osgood, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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