John W. Squires

1826–1881 (Age 55)
Ohio, United States

The Life of John W.

When John W. Squires was born on 26 October 1826, in Ohio, United States, his father, John Squires, was 35 and his mother, Mary Fortney, was 26. He married Elizabeth Ann Doughty on 10 January 1849, in Muskingum, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. He lived in Falls Township, Hocking, Ohio, United States in 1860. He died on 4 December 1881, at the age of 55, and was buried in Pine Grove, Lawrence, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

John W. Squires
Elizabeth Ann Doughty
Marriage: 10 January 1849
Hamilton Squires
Howard S. Squires
Homer Squires
Harland Squires

Spouse & Children

10 January 1849
Muskingum, Ohio, United States


  • Hamilton Squires


  • Howard S. Squires


  • Homer Squires


  • Harland Squires


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World Events (7)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 4

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 10

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.

Age 20

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Squire .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • John Squires, "United States Census, 1860"
  • John W Squires, "United States Census, 1850"
  • John W Squires, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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