Clara M. Squires

Scott Township, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Clara M.

When Clara M. Squires was born in 1869, in Scott Township, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Able Obadiah Squires, was 32 and her mother, Mary Louise Stone, was 30. She lived in Waverly, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880.

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Able Obadiah Squires
Mary Louise Stone
Bertha E. Squires
Bertha Estell Squier
Clara May Squier Trimbly
Cora Belle Squier Richards
Nellie J Squier
Clara M. Squires
Nellie Squires
Milo Squires
Cora B. Squires

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World Events (3)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

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.
1870 · Giving all the right to vote

Age 1

The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 8

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Squire .

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

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  • Clara M Squares in household of Abel O Squares, "United States Census, 1880"

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