Frances Scovill

1852–
Indiana, United States

The Life of Frances

When Frances Scovill was born in 1852, in Indiana, United States, his father, John Orr Scovill, was 33 and his mother, Emaline Matilda Scott, was 34. He lived in Spiceland Township, Henry, Indiana, United States in 1860 and Greensboro, Henry, Indiana, United States in 1870.

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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)

1856 · The Town of Santa Claus

Age 4

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.
1863

Age 11

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1886

Age 34

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Scoville .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Francis Scovell in household of John Scovell, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Frank Scovell in household of John Scovell, "United States Census, 1870"

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