John Francis Slagle

8 November 1848–1 November 1925 (Age 77)
Lee, Virginia, United States

The Life of John Francis

When John Francis Slagle was born on 8 November 1848, in Lee, Virginia, United States, his father, Francis M Slagle, was 23 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Polly Lawson, was 19. He married Jane Eliza Lockhart in 1869, in Lee, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Granada, Nemaha, Kansas, United States in 1910 and Jackson Township, Nodaway, Missouri, United States in 1920. He died on 1 November 1925, in Ravenwood, Nodaway, Missouri, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Ravenwood, Nodaway, Missouri, United States.

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John Francis Slagle
Jane Eliza Lockhart
Marriage: 1869
Arlena A Slagle
Andrew F Slagle
Archibald Slagle
Polley Slagle
Cora Lee Slagle
Lucious Shulburn Slagle
Letitia Slagle
Nora Margaret Slagle
Wiley Huston Slagle
Nina K Slagle
Jesse Slagle

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Lee, Virginia, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 12

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
1861 · The Battle of Manassas

Age 13

The Battle of Manassas is also referred to as the First Battle of Bull Run. 35,000 Union troops were headed towards Washington D.C. after 20,000 Confederate forces. The McDowell's Union troops fought with General Beauregard's Confederate troops along a little river called Bull Run. 
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 22

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

Americanized form of German Schlegel .

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Slagle in household of Francis Slagle, "United States Census, 1850"
  • John Slagle, "United States Census, 1870"
  • John Slagle, "United States Census, 1870"

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