Eunice Estes

4 May 1861–20 March 1930 (Age 68)
Neoga, Cumberland, Illinois, United States

The Life of Eunice

When Eunice Estes was born on 4 May 1861, in Neoga, Cumberland, Illinois, United States, her father, James William Estes, was 34 and her mother, Sally Ruth Hockett, was 32. She married John McClain on 19 September 1888, in Effingham, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Camargo, Douglas, Illinois, United States in 1910 and Charleston, Coles, Illinois, United States in 1930. She died on 20 March 1930, in Villa Grove, Douglas, Illinois, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Charleston Precinct, Coles, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Riley Richman
1841–1907
Eunice Estes
1861–1930
Marriage: 24 March 1898
Richman
1900–1908
Della Louise Richman
1901–1924
Mildred Leone Richman
1905–1994

Spouse and Children

    William Riley Richman

    Male1841–1907Male

    Female1861–1930Female

MARRIAGE
24 March 1898
Villa Grove, Douglas, Illinois, United States
children

(3)

    Richman

    Male1900–1908Male

    Della Louise Richman

    Female1901–1924Female

    Female1905–1994Female

Parents and Siblings

    James William Estes

    Male1827–1889Male

    Sally Ruth Hockett

    Female1829–1918Female

siblings

(8)

    Male1850–1932Male

    Ann Estes

    Female1854–1855Female

    Mahlon Estes

    Male1857–1933Male

    William O Estes

    Male1859–1863Male

    Female1861–1930Female

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1863

Age 2

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1871

Age 10

In 1871, a cow kicked over a lantern, causing a fire that burned down half of Chicago. Today this city is the third largest in the US.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 20

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Eastes , still pronounced today as two syllables, as it was in medieval times.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Enerie Esters in household of James W Esters, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Eunice W Estes in household of James W Estes, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Eunice Richman, "United States Census, 1910"

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