Martha Ella Butler

25 January 1866–12 October 1888 (Age 22)
Stockton Township, Greene, Indiana, United States

The Life of Martha Ella

When Martha Ella Butler was born on 25 January 1866, in Stockton Township, Greene, Indiana, United States, her father, James Butler, was 40 and her mother, Martha Elvira Hinkle, was 39. She lived in Indiana, United States in 1870. She died on 12 October 1888, in Stockton Township, Greene, Indiana, United States, at the age of 22, and was buried in Old Linton Cemetery, Stockton Township, Greene, Indiana, United States.

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James Butler
Martha Elvira Hinkle
Mary Alice Butler
George Orenceruth Butler
Sarilda S. Butler
William Thomas Butler
Willis F. Butler
Martha Ella Butler

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World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 2

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 9

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English and Irish: from a word that originally denoted a wine steward, usually the chief servant of a medieval household, from Norman French butuiller (Old French bouteillier, Latin buticularius, from buticula ‘bottle’). In the large households of royalty and the most powerful nobility, the title came to denote an officer of high rank and responsibility, only nominally concerned with the supply of wine, if at all.2 Anglicized form of French Boutilier .3 Jewish (from Poland and Ukraine): occupational name for a bottle maker, from Yiddish butl ‘bottle’ + the agent suffix -er.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Martha E Butler in household of James Butler, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Martha E Butler in household of James Butler, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Ella Butler, "Find A Grave Index"

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