William Thomas Squires

1894–1976 (Age 82)
Green, Kentucky, United States

The Life of William Thomas

When William Thomas Squires was born on 19 June 1894, in Green, Kentucky, United States, his father, James Henry Squires, was 41 and his mother, Virginia S. Dohoney, was 34. He married Flora Mae Sanders on 12 February 1915. He lived in Magisterial District 3 Gresham, Green, Kentucky, United States in 1900 and Gresham, Green, Kentucky, United States in 1910. He died on 7 November 1976, in Taylor, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

William Thomas Squires
1894–1976
Flora Mae Sanders
1895–1968
Marriage: 12 February 1915

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
12 February 1915

Parents & Siblings

  • James Henry Squires

    Male1853–1916Male

  • Virginia S. Dohoney

    Female1859–1937Female

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

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.
1900 · Governor Shot

Age 6

On January 30, 1900 Governor William Goebel of Kentucky was assassinated. He took a bullet to the chest, outside the Old State Capitol. He died on February 3, 1900.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 22

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Squire .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Willie Squires in household of James H Squires, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Thomas W Squires in household of Henry Squires, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Willie Squires, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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