Livingston J Poe II

Brief Life History of Livingston J

When Livingston J Poe II was born in 1845, in Union, Illinois, United States, his father, Livingston J. Poe Sr, was 27 and his mother, Susanna Elliott, was 20. He married Ella Augusta Swain. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Cape Girardeau Township, Cape Girardeau, Missouri, United States in 1860 and Shawnee Township, Cape Girardeau, Missouri, United States in 1870. He died in 1870, in Grand Tower, Jackson, Illinois, United States, at the age of 25.

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Livingston J Poe II
Ella Augusta Swain
Charles Ferdinand Poe

Sources (2)

  • Levingston J Poe, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Livingston J Poe in household of Livingston J Poe, "United States Census, 1860"

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Historical Boundaries: 1855: Jackson, Illinois, United States

Name Meaning

English (northern): nickname from Middle English pa(we), po(we) ‘peacock’ (Old English pāwa and Old Norse ). Alternatively, from the Middle English personal name Pawe (Old English Pāwa), Latinized as Pavo, and derived from the nickname. This surname is also established in Ireland.

Burmese (Karen): variant of Po 11.

Chinese: variant of Po .

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

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