Bion Arthur Estey

17 March 1858–7 May 1920 (Age 62)
Winnebago, Winnebago, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Bion Arthur

When Bion Arthur Estey was born on 17 March 1858, in Winnebago, Winnebago, Wisconsin, United States, his father, George Dow Estey, was 44 and his mother, Deborah Maria Miller, was 38. He married Eleanor Kean about 1889, in Wisconsin, United States. He lived in Nepeuskun, Winnebago, Wisconsin, United States in 1860. He died on 7 May 1920, in Brown, South Dakota, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Dempster, Hamlin, South Dakota, United States.

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Bion Arthur Estey
Eleanor Kean
Marriage: about 1889

Spouse and Children

about 1889
Wisconsin, United States

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World Events (8)


Age 5

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1867 · The First Successful Typewriter is Invented

Age 9

A patent was filed on October 11, 1867, on a new direct action typewriter. The patent was filed by Christopher Latham Sholes, Carlos Glidden, and Samuel Soule who had invented the prototype in Milwaukee.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 17

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: of uncertain origin; perhaps a variant of Eastes .

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

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  • Bion Estey in household of George B Estey, "United States Census, 1860"

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