Flora Celia Waterman

10 April 1867–2 December 1956 (Age 89)
East Winfield, Winfield, Herkimer, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Flora Celia

When Flora Celia Waterman was born on 10 April 1867, in East Winfield, Winfield, Herkimer, New York, United States, her father, Orsamus Waterman, was 42 and her mother, Amy Green Howland, was 39. She had at least 3 sons and 2 daughters with Alphonzo Zebidiah Shaul. She lived in Columbia, Herkimer, New York, United States in 1900 and Exeter, Otsego, New York, United States in 1910. She died on 2 December 1956, in Hartwick, Hartwick, Otsego, New York, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Schuyler Lake, Exeter, Otsego, New York, United States.

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Alphonzo Zebidiah Shaul
Flora Celia Waterman
Bertha Ethel Shaul
Berton Shaul
Frank Shaul
Jay Horace Shaul
Pearl Grace Shaul

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World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!
Age 1
Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1868 · The Fourteenth Amendment
Age 1
As one of the Reconstruction Amendments, the Fourteenth Amendment addresses the rights and protections that all citizens of the United States have. The amendment also limits actions of state and local officials in all states.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
Age 29
A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English and Dutch: occupational name for a boatman or ferryman, or a water carrier (the English name was perhaps sometimes synonymous with Middle English waterlader or waterberer, denoting a man who carried fresh water from a spring or stream for drinking or domestic use), or a topographic name for someone who lived by a pond or stretch of water (see Water 2).English: occupational name from the Middle English personal name Water or Walter + man, meaning ‘servant of Wa(l)ter’.Americanized form of German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) Wassermann or Jewish (Ashkenazic) Wasserman .

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

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Sources (15)

  • Flora Shaul in household of Alphonzo Shaul, "New York State Census, 1905"
  • Flora Davis in entry for Walter Henry Simonds, "New York, County Marriages, 1847-1848; 1908-1936"
  • Flora C Shaul, "New York, State Death Index, 1880-1956"

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