Eleanor Matilda Ferguson

19 August 1840–16 March 1910 (Age 69)
Erie, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Eleanor Matilda

Eleanor Matilda Ferguson was born on 19 August 1840, in Erie, Pennsylvania, United States as the daughter of William Ferguson. She married Alfred King about 1867. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Phillipsburg, Beaver, Pennsylvania, United States in 1850 and Medicine Lodge, Barber, Kansas, United States in 1880. She died on 16 March 1910, in Alva City, Woods, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Alva City, Woods, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alfred King
Eleanor Matilda Ferguson
Marriage: about 1867
Hattie Orilla King
Ada Josephine King

Spouse and Children

about 1867



    Ada Josephine King


Parents and Siblings

    William Ferguson




World Events (7)


Age 6

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Age 21

Kansas is the 34th state
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 23

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.

Name Meaning

Scottish: patronymic from the personal name Fergus .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ellen Ballard in household of Jessee Ballard, "United States Census, 1880"
  • E M Ballard, "Oklahoma, County Marriages, 1890-1995"
  • E M Ballard, "Oklahoma, County Marriages, 1890-1995"

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