William Miles Squires

Frenchs Creek Township, Bladen, North Carolina, United States

The Life of William Miles

When William Miles Squires was born in 1877, in Frenchs Creek Township, Bladen, North Carolina, United States, his father, William James Squires, was 34 and his mother, Margaret Etta Peterson, was 28. He married Sallie J Bradshaw in 1898. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. He lived in Bladen, North Carolina, United States in 1900.

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William Miles Squires
Sallie J Bradshaw
Marriage: 1898
Eugene Daniel Squires
Caddell Squires
William Miles Squires Sr

Spouse & Children



  • Male1896–Male

  • Eugene Daniel Squires


  • Male1900–1983Male

  • William Miles Squires Sr


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+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1877 · Last Troops Leave

Age 0

In 1877, the last of the troops that were occupying North Carolina left.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

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.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 31

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Squire .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • William M Squires, "United States Census, 1900"
  • William M Squires in household of William T Squires, "United States Census, 1880"
  • William Squires in entry for Caddell Squires and Bessie Council, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

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