Joseph Squires

1827–1898 (Age 71)
Village of Oxford, Oxford, Chenango, New York, United States

The Life of Joseph

Joseph Squires was born on 6 April 1827, in Village of Oxford, Oxford, Chenango, New York, United States. He married Eunice Rathbone on 6 April 1848, in Village of Oxford, Oxford, Chenango, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in New York, United States in 1870. He died on 11 April 1898, in Village of Oxford, Oxford, Chenango, New York, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Village of Oxford, Oxford, Chenango, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Squires
1827–1898
Eunice Rathbone
1825–1902
Marriage: 6 April 1848
Joseph Benjamin Squires
1849–1924
Caroline S Squires
1850–1919
Eunice Elizabeth Squires
1853–
Mary Etta Squires
1856–1947
Sarah Squires
1859–
Johnathan Squires
1862–
Ella Jane Squires
1868–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
6 April 1848
Village of Oxford, Oxford, Chenango, New York, United States
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World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 3

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1830 · The Oregon Trail

Age 3

Many people started their 2,170-mile West trek to settle the land found by Louis and Clark. They used large-wheeled wagons to pack most of their belongings and were guided by trails that were made by the previous trappers and traders who walked the area. Over time the trail needed annual improvements to make the trip faster and safer. Most of Interstate 80 and 84 cover most of the ground that was the original trail.
1846

Age 19

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Squire .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Joseph Squires, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Joseph Squires, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Joseph Squires, "United States Census, 1860"

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