George Emory Stapleforte

about 1835–
Dorchester, Charles, Maryland, United States

The Life of George Emory

When George Emory Stapleforte was born about 1835, in Dorchester, Charles, Maryland, United States, his father, George H Stapleforte, was 27 and his mother, Ann Martin, was 29. He married Elizabeth H. Houston on 8 December 1862, in Great Choptank Parish, Caroline, Maryland, United States.

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George Emory Stapleforte
Elizabeth H. Houston
Marriage: 8 December 1862

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8 December 1862
Great Choptank Parish, Caroline, Maryland, United States

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World Events (8)

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.

Age 11

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
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.

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  • George E. Staplefort, "Maryland County Marriages, 1658-1940"
  • George E. Staplefort, "Maryland, Marriages, 1666-1970"

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