John Fell Squires

5 April 1846–10 February 1933 (Age 86)
Putney, Surrey, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of John Fell

When John Fell Squires was born on 5 April 1846, in Putney, Surrey, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Paternoster Squires, was 25 and his mother, Catherine Harriet Fell, was 21. He married Alice Penn Maiben on 7 August 1868, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Aldingbourne, Sussex, England, United Kingdom in 1851. He registered for military service in 1906. In 1880, at the age of 34, his occupation is listed as barber in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. He died on 10 February 1933, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Logan Cemetery, Logan, Cache, Utah, United States.

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John Fell Squires
Alice Penn Maiben
Marriage: 7 August 1868
John Henry Squires
Joseph Fell Squires
Charles Lawrence Squires
George Washington Squires
Alice Maiben Squires
Marion Lucy Squires
Florence Ella Squires
Oliver Maiben Squires
Leo Maiben Squires
William Alonzo Maiben Squires
Albert Maiben Squires
Caroline Katherine Squires

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 August 1868Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Earliest grave seen in memorial list
    Age 17
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 24
    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Squire , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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    History of John Fell Squires

    John Fell Squires was born April 5, 1846 in Putney, Surrey, England. He was the oldest son of John Paternoster Squires and Catherine Harriet Fell. As a young boy John and his family left England in …

    Sources (39)

    • John Squires in household of John Squires, "United States Census, 1870"
    • John F Squires in entry for Geo W Squires and Gretta Thomson, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • John F Squires in entry for Alice S Mccarry, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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