Alonzo D Garbry

Brighton, Washington, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Alonzo D

When Alonzo D Garbry was born in 1854, in Brighton, Washington, Iowa, United States, his father, Robert Young Garbry, was 33 and his mother, Mary Jane Whitmer, was 26.

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Robert Young Garbry
Mary Jane Whitmer
Alonzo D Garbry
Frank Garbry
Burbon Volney Garbry
Callie Garbry

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World Events (3)

1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines
Age 3
The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.
Age 9
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
Age 9
The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Marbury .

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

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  • Alonzo D Garbry in the 1860 United States Federal Census

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