John William Squires

1781–1873 (Age 91)
Bedford, Virginia, United States

The Life of John William

When John William Squires was born on 12 March 1781, in Bedford, Virginia, United States, his father, Uriah Erastus II Squires, was 33 and his mother, Elizabeth Trigg, was 24. He married Lockey Jones on 28 March 1808, in Bedford, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Santa Clara Judicial Township, Santa Clara, California, United States in 1860 and California, United States in 1870. He died on 16 February 1873, in Santa Clara, Santa Clara, California, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Mission City Memorial Park, Santa Clara, Santa Clara, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

John William Squires
Lockey Jones
Marriage: 28 March 1808
George Squires
Elizabeth J Squires
Julia Squires
Locky Squires
Louisa Squires
Winfield S. Squires

Spouse & Children

28 March 1808
Bedford, Virginia, United States


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World Events (8)

1783 · A Free America

Age 2

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.
1788 · Becomes the 10th state

Age 7

On June 25, 1788 Virginia became the 10th state. 

Age 27

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Squire .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

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

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