Elizabeth Squires

Brief Life History of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Squires was born on 2 March 1870, in Lawrence, Ohio, United States, her father, Lewis R. Squires, was 39 and her mother, Susan Hush, was 16.

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Family Time Line

Lewis R. Squires
1831–1892
Susan Hush
1854–
Elizabeth Squires
1870–
James Henry Squires
1872–1927
Cora Belle SQUIRES
1873–1921
Sarah C. Squires
1876–1921
Benjamin Squires
1880–1958
Nora A SQUIRES
1884–1979

Sources (2)

  • Elizabeth Squires, "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003"
  • Elizabeth Squires, "Ohio, Births and Christenings, 1821-1962"

World Events (3)

1872 · The First National Park

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

1872 · The Amnesty Act

A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.

1953

President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed a law recognizing that Ohio was admitted into the Union, since it had previously slipped through the cracks. The official date of admittance was agreed upon as March 1, 1803, ratified as of May 19, 1953.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Squire , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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