Margaret M. Scovill

1855–26 April 1892 (Age 37)
Indiana, United States

The Life of Margaret M.

When Margaret M. Scovill was born in 1855, in Indiana, United States, her father, John Orr Scovill, was 36 and her mother, Emaline Matilda Scott, was 37. She lived in Spiceland Township, Henry, Indiana, United States in 1860. She died on 26 April 1892, at the age of 37, and was buried in Colony, Anderson, Kansas, United States.

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John Orr Scovill
Emaline Matilda Scott
Miss Scoville
Mr. Scoville
Sarah Jane Scovill
Lydia Ellen Scovill
Sylvia Scovill
Lucinda Scovill
Charles R Scoville
Frances Scovill
Margaret M. Scovill
John Scovill
Carrie F. Scovill
Nathan Scovill

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World Events (8)

1856 · The Town of Santa Claus

Age 1

The town of Santa Fe was denied their application for a United States Postal Service as a town of Santa Fe, Indiana, was already established. Several meetings were held and the name was changed to Santa Claus, Indiana. The United States Postal Service granted their application. Due to the name, the post office in Santa Claus continues to receive thousands of letters to Santa Claus from children around the world each December.

Age 8

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 11

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Scoville .

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

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  • Margarett Scovell in household of John Scovell, "United States Census, 1860"

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