Louis S. Westfall

1860–after 1880 (Age 20)
Gallatin, Clay, Missouri, United States

The Life of Louis S.

When Louis S. Westfall was born in 1860, in Gallatin, Clay, Missouri, United States, his father, Reuben F. Westfall, was 41 and his mother, Malinda Schellenger, was 29. He lived in Gallatin, Daviess, Missouri, United States in 1860 and Greenfield Township, Warren, Iowa, United States for about 10 years. He died after 1880, at the age of 21.

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Reuben F. Westfall
Malinda Schellenger
Benjamin C. Westfall
Levi Kleber Westfall
James Leoman Westfall
Samantha Carrie Westfall
Louis S. Westfall
John Henry Westfall
Chester C. Westfall
Francis Galen Westfall
Judy Stella Westfall
Bertha Jane Westfall
Adelaide Westfall
Florence B. Westfall

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World Events (7)


Age 0

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Age 3

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 7

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 The Amendment was later repealed.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

German and Dutch: regional name for someone from Westphalia, Middle High German, Middle Low German Westvāl.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lewis Westfall in household of Reuben Westfall, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Lewis Westfall in household of Reuben Westfall, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Lewis Westfall in household of Ruben Westfall, "United States Census, 1860"

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