Alfred E. Phelps

21 January 1863–
Monroe, New York, United States

The Life of Alfred E.

When Alfred E. Phelps was born on 21 January 1863, in Monroe, New York, United States, his father, Henry C. Phelps, was 25 and his mother, Philena A. Hicks, was 22. He lived in Greece, Monroe, New York, United States in 1865.

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Henry C. Phelps
1838–1925
Philena A. Hicks
1840–1900
Alfred E. Phelps
1863–
Emma L. Phelps
1864–1936

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World Events (8)

1865

Age 2

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · The Assassination of a President

Age 2

"While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 33

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English (southwestern): patronymic from Philip .

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

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  • Alfred E Phelps in household of Henry C Phelps, "New York State Census, 1865"

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