Benjamin Styles

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Brief Life History of Benjamin

When Benjamin Styles was born in 1835, in Greenville, South Carolina, United States, his father, Andrew Jackson Styles, was 20 and his mother, Lydia Waddell, was 15. He lived in Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina, United States in 1850.

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Family Time Line

Andrew Jackson Styles
1815–1880
Lydia Waddell
1820–
Samuel Lee Styles
1833–1904
Benjamin Styles
1835–
David Hoke Stiles
1839–1914
Frances Elizabeth Styles
1841–
Sion Bennet Styles
1843–1920
Caroline Celia Styles
1846–1910
Elizabeth Styles
1846–
John Lee Styles
1869–

Sources (1)

  • Benjamin Styles in household of A J Styles, "United States Census, 1850"

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World Events (8)

1835 · Angry Mob Seizes U-S Mail

Age 0

On August 31, 1835, in Charleston, South Carolina an angry mob takes control over the U-S mail and burns it in public.

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 1

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 31

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Stiles .

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

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