William Robert Squires

1896–1970 (Age 73)
Butte, Silver Bow, Montana, United States

The Life of William Robert

When William Robert Squires was born on 23 November 1896, in Butte, Silver Bow, Montana, United States, his father, Albert D Squires, was 29 and his mother, Jessie Gamwells, was 25. He married Edna May Miller on 26 June 1929, in Butte, Silver Bow, Montana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Election Precinct 4 South Walkerville, Silver Bow, Montana, United States in 1910 and Centerville, Silver Bow, Montana, United States in 1920. He died on 21 May 1970, in Butte, Silver Bow, Montana, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Butte, Silver Bow, Montana, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Robert Squires
1896–1970
Edna May Miller
1901–1996
Marriage: 26 June 1929
Robert Squires
1934–2014

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
26 June 1929
Butte, Silver Bow, Montana, United States
children

(1)

  • Robert Squires

    Male1934–2014Male

Parents & Siblings

  • Albert D Squires

    Male1867–1932Male

  • Female1871–1936Female

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 2

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1902 · Montana Capital Building Completed

Age 6

Construction started on the Montana state capital in 1899. In 1902 the capital was completed.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 20

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Squire .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • William Squires in household of Albert Squires, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Willie Squires in household of Albert Squires, "United States Census, 1910"
  • William R Squires in household of Albert Squires, "United States Census, 1900"

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