Susan Sherwood Ingerson

17 March 1873–12 December 1930 (Age 57)
Jefferson, Coos, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Susan Sherwood

When Susan Sherwood Ingerson was born on 17 March 1873, in Jefferson, Coos, New Hampshire, United States, her father, George W Ingerson, was 32 and her mother, Almira Rines, was 23. She married Leonard Archer on 3 December 1888, in Stewartstown, Coos, New Hampshire, United States. She lived in Mount Vernon, Kennebec, Maine, United States in 1925 and Cornish, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States in 1930. She died on 12 December 1930, in Lebanon, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 57.

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Family Time Line

James Herbert Bowles
Susan Sherwood Ingerson
Marriage: 9 July 1889
Adelbert Bowles

Spouse and Children

9 July 1889
Lisbon, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States




    Adelbert Bowles


Parents and Siblings

    George W Ingerson


    Almira Rines




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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 2

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 2

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 17

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

Swedish (Ingersson) and English: patronymic from the personal name Inger, from the Old Norse personal name Ingvard, a compound of Ing (the name of a Norse god associated with fertility) + vard ‘guardian’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Susan Stain, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Sosa Ingerson in household of Alfred Ames, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Susie Ingerson in entry for Unknown, "New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900"

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