Lavinia Stiles

1848–before 1860 (Age 12)
Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Lavinia

When Lavinia Stiles was born in 1848, in Iowa, United States, her father, George Philander Stiles, was 34 and her mother, Isabella Keziah Hollister, was 23. She died before 1860, in Iowa, United States, at the age of 11.

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Family Time Line

George Philander Stiles
Isabella Keziah Hollister
John Mortimer Stiles
Lavinia Stiles
Gertrude Stiles
George Philander Stiles Jr.
Catherine Styles
Abraham Hollister Stiles

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World Events (1)

1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines
Age 9
The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Stile , with post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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Pioneer Child

James Brown Company (1854) CAPTAIN James Brown DIRECTION Westbound DEPARTURE 18 June 1854 DEPARTED FROM Westport, Missouri ARRIVAL 27 September-3 October 1854 Number in company 109 About 300 individu …

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  • Lavinia Style in household of George P Style, "United States Census, 1850"

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