Sylvia Scovill

1844–
Indiana, United States

The Life of Sylvia

When Sylvia Scovill was born in 1844, in Indiana, United States, her father, John Orr Scovill, was 25 and her mother, Emaline Matilda Scott, was 26. She lived in Spiceland, Henry, Indiana, United States in 1850.

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Family Time Line

John Orr Scovill
1819–1891
Emaline Matilda Scott
1818–
Miss Scoville
1838–
Mr. Scoville
1839–
Sarah Jane Scovill
1840–1914
Lydia Ellen Scovill
1844–1931
Sylvia Scovill
1844–
Lucinda Scovill
1846–
Charles R Scoville
1848–1904
Frances Scovill
1852–
Margaret M. Scovill
1855–1892
John Scovill
1858–
Carrie F. Scovill
1861–1951
Nathan Scovill
1864–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1846

Age 2

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1851 · Constitution of 1851

Age 7

Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 31

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

English: variant of Scoville .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Lydia Scovell in household of John Scovell, "United States Census, 1850"

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