Watson Sleighter

26 September 1864–
United States

The Life of Watson

When Watson Sleighter was born on 26 September 1864, in United States, his father, T Hasbrouck Sleighter Slater, was 31 and his mother, Emily Clark, was 26. He lived in Esopus, Ulster, New York, United States in 1865 and Fishkill, Dutchess, New York, United States for about 5 years.

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Family Time Line

T Hasbrouck Sleighter Slater
1832–1888
Emily Clark
1837–1884
Weston Sleighter
1863–1864
William Watson Sleighter
1864–1923
Watson Sleighter
1864–
Alvin Sleighter
1867–1871
William Wade Sleighter
1869–1923
Ida Sleighter
1872–1951
Laura Sleighter
1874–1874

Parents and Siblings

    T Hasbrouck Sleighter Slater

    Male1832–1888Male

    Emily Clark

    Female1837–1884Female

siblings

(7)

    Weston Sleighter

    Male1863–1864Male

    William Watson Sleighter

    Male1864–1923Male

    Male1864–Male

    Alvin Sleighter

    Male1867–1871Male

    William Wade Sleighter

    Male1869–1923Male

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World Events (8)

1865

Age 1

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · The Assassination of a President

Age 1

"While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 32

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

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Sources (3)

  • Watson Sleighter in household of Hastrinck Sleighter, "New York State Census, 1865"
  • Watson Slater in household of Hasbrouk Slater, "New York State Census, 1875"
  • Watson Slater in household of Hasbrook Slater, "United States Census, 1880"

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