Samuel B Garver

Brief Life History of Samuel B

When Samuel B Garver was born on 7 September 1843, in Butler, Ohio, United States, his father, Joseph L. Garver, was 30 and his mother, Hannah Beeler, was 28. He married Sarah Catherine Riley on 15 February 1866, in Ohio, St. Clair, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Ross Township, Butler, Ohio, United States for about 10 years and Saint Clair Township, Butler, Ohio, United States in 1880. He died on 30 November 1928, in Hamilton, Butler, Ohio, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Hamilton, Butler, Ohio, United States.

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Samuel B Garver
Sarah Catherine Riley
Marriage: 15 February 1866
Mary E. Garner
Joseph L Garver
Susan Jane Garver
Henry Riley Garver

Sources (24)

  • Samel S Garver, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Samuel B. Garver - Published information: Census record: birth: 7 September 1843; Butler, Ohio, United States
  • Samuel B. Garver, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"

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1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

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

German: variant of Garber and, in North America, (also) an altered form of this. The surname Garver is very rare in Germany.

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

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