Oscar Hayden Estes

17 February 1853–19 October 1942 (Age 89)
Racine, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Oscar Hayden

When Oscar Hayden Estes was born on 17 February 1853, in Racine, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Jesse Moore Estes, was 37 and his mother, Louisa Jane Burgess Clowe, was 34. He married Martha Jane Woods on 9 June 1887, in Plymouth, Plymouth, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Kingfisher, Oklahoma, United States in 1935 and Township 5, Craig, Oklahoma, United States in 1940. He died on 19 October 1942, at the age of 89, and was buried in Fairview Cemetery, Vinita, Craig, Oklahoma, United States.

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Oscar Hayden Estes
Martha Jane Woods
Marriage: 9 June 1887
Merle M. Estes

Spouse and Children

9 June 1887
Plymouth, Plymouth, Iowa, United States


    Merle M. Estes


Parents and Siblings

    Jesse Moore Estes


    Louisa Jane Burgess Clowe




    Dalitha Ellen Estes


    Wesley Monroe Estes



    Elijah Moses Estes


    Loving Mason Estes


+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1854 · The Creation of the Republican Party

Age 1

A debate continues over the location of the creation of the Republican Party. Some sources claim that the party was formed in Ripon, Wisconsin, on February 28, 1854. Others claim the first meeting of the Republican Party took place in Jackson, Michigan, on July 6, 1854, where the Republican Party was officially organized. Over 1,000 people were present and candidates were selected for the party, thus making it the first Republican convention.

Age 10

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 28

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Eastes , still pronounced today as two syllables, as it was in medieval times.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Oscar H Estes in household of Love M Estes, "United States Census, 1880"
  • O H Estes in household of Jesse M Estes, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Oscar H Estes, "United States Census, 1900"

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