Samuel Francis Milstead

Male27 February 1872–2 March 1934

Brief Life History of Samuel Francis

When Samuel Francis Milstead was born on 27 February 1872, in Wood, West Virginia, United States, his father, Milton Francis Milstead, was 19 and his mother, Emily J Byrd, was 15. He married Caroline Maude Guice in 1895, in Wood, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 2 March 1934, in Clarksburg, Harrison, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Odd Fellows Cemetery, Clarksburg, Harrison, West Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Francis Milstead
Caroline Maude Guice
Marriage: 1895
Freda Marie Milstead
John Milton Milstead
Emma Caroline Milstead
Ray Edward Milstead
Ralph Thomas Milstead
Simon Frank Milstead II
William Charles Milstead Sr
Walter Clinton Milstead
Paul Frederik Milstead

Sources (27)

  • S. Francis Milsteau in household of Milt Milsteau, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Samuel Francis Milstead, "West Virginia Marriages, 1780-1970"
  • S. Frank Milstead, "West Virginia Deaths, 1804-1999"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1895Wood, West Virginia, United States
  • Children (9)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (8)

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    World Events (8)

    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

    Age 3

    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

    Age 3

    During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

    Age 18

    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    Name Meaning

    English (Kent): habitational name from Milstead in Kent, derived from an uncertain initial element + Old English stede ‘place’.

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

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