Leonard Schofield

15 September 1864–20 May 1870 (Age 5)
Tottington, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Leonard

When Leonard Schofield was born on 15 September 1864, in Tottington, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Lorenzo Schofield, was 37 and his mother, Betty Robertshaw, was 39. He lived in Centerville, Davis, Utah, United States in 1870. He died on 20 May 1870, at the age of 5.

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Thomas Lorenzo Schofield
Betty Robertshaw
James Schofield
Elizabeth Ann Schofield
Ephriam Schofield
Lorenzo Schofield
John Thomas Schofield
Thomas Bernard Schofield
Wilford Schofield
Betsy Ellen Schofield
Leonard Schofield

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World Events (6)

Age 1
Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · The Assassination of a President
Age 1
"While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.
Age 3
This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire and Yorkshire): habitational name from Scholefield in Rochdale (Lancashire), from Middle English scale, sc(h)ole ‘hut, shed’ (Old Norse skáli) + feld ‘field, open country’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Leonard Scofield in household of Thomas Scofield, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Leonard Schofield, "Utah Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel Database, 1847-1868"
  • Thomas Lorenzo Schofield (1826-1898) | Person | Family Tree | FamilySearch

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