Lorenzo Dow Saylors

7 January 1852–15 April 1918 (Age 66)
White, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Lorenzo Dow

When Lorenzo Dow Saylors was born on 7 January 1852, in White, Tennessee, United States, his father, Abraham Saylors, was 34 and his mother, Jane Price, was 32. He married Alice Curtee Runnels on 18 December 1870, in White, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Tennessee, United States in 1870 and Civil District 7, White, Tennessee, United States in 1910. He died on 15 April 1918, in White, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Sparta, White, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lorenzo Dow Saylors
1852–1918
Alice Curtee Runnels
1849–1896
Marriage: 18 December 1870
John Lorenzo Saylors
1871–1942
Laura Jane Saylors
1873–1933
Amanda Jane Saylors
1875–1942
Bessie Saylors
1878–1880
Abe Saylors
1881–1951
Lou Saylors
1883–1912
James M. Saylors
1887–1913
William Harley Saylors
1889–1940
Luna Saylors
1893–1893

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
18 December 1870
White, Tennessee, United States
children

(9)

    John Lorenzo Saylors

    Male1871–1942Male

    Laura Jane Saylors

    Female1873–1933Female

    Amanda Jane Saylors

    Female1875–1942Female

    Bessie Saylors

    Female1878–1880Female

    Male1881–1951Male

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 10

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.
1863

Age 11

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 18

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

English: variant of Saylor , with patronymic -s.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lorenzo Sayles in household of Abraham Sayles, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Rans D Saylors, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Loranzo Saylors, "United States Census, 1900"

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