Louis A. Guinn

January 1870–
Missouri, United States

The Life of Louis A.

Louis A. Guinn was born in January 1870, in Missouri, United States. He married Eva Grace Peerman on 23 December 1899, in Carthage, Jasper, Missouri, United States.

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Louis A. Guinn
1870–
Eva Grace Peerman
1867–1914
Marriage: 23 December 1899

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 December 1899
Carthage, Jasper, Missouri, United States

World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 0

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 0

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.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 31

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced and altered form of McQuinn .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Stanley Guinn in household of Louis Guinn, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Louis Guinn, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Lewis A Guinn, "United States Census, 1920"

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