Samuel Sackfield

Male27 February 1892–

Brief Life History of Samuel

When Samuel Sackfield was born on 27 February 1892, in Brazil, Appanoose, Iowa, United States, his father, Joseph Sackfield, was 41 and his mother, Barbara Anna Hively, was 24.

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Joseph Sackfield
1850–1933
Barbara Anna Hively
1867–1892
Sarah Elizabeth Sackfield
1887–1978
Nellie May Sackfield
1890–1970
Samuel Sackfield
1892–

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  • Samuel Sackfield, "Iowa, County Births, 1880-1935"

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World Events (3)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 6

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

1913 · The Completion of the Keokuk Dam

Age 21

The Keokuk Dam was completed in 1913 and began to power the surrounding area. It was the largest single capacity powerhouse in the world at the time. After World War II, the powerhouse was modernized and all the units were converted in 2002. It remains the largest privately owned and operated dam on the Mississippi River.

Name Meaning

English: see Sackville .

Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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