Samuel A Michaels

11 September 1852–6 September 1937 (Age 84)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Samuel A

When Samuel A Michaels was born on 11 September 1852, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Frederick Michaels, was 42 and his mother, Sarah Cook, was 33. He married Elizabeth Cecelia Page on 29 October 1876, in Williams, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters. He lived in Pulaski, Williams, Ohio, United States in 1910 and Hillsdale, Hillsdale, Michigan, United States for about 10 years. He died on 6 September 1937, in Hillsdale, Michigan, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Lake View Cemetery, Hillsdale, Hillsdale, Michigan Territory, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel A Michaels
Elizabeth Cecelia Page
Marriage: 29 October 1876
Earl Michaels
H D Hopkins
Merritt Green
Ethel C. Michaels
Florence Eugenia Michaels
Helen Orlys Michaels

Spouse and Children

29 October 1876
Williams, Ohio, United States


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Frederick Michaels


    Sarah Cook





    Elizabeth Jane Michaels


    Mary Michaels


    Rebecca J Michaels


World Events (8)

1854 · Creation of the Republican Party

Age 2

A debate continues over the location of the creation of the Republican Party. Some sources claim the party was formed in Ripon, Wisconsin, on February 28, 1854. Others claim the first meeting of the Republican Party took place in Jackson, Michigan, on July 6, 1854, where the Republican Party was officially organized. Over 1,000 people were present and candidates were selected for the party, thus making it the first Republican convention.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 11

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 25

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.

Name Meaning

English, German, and Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Michael . This form has also absorbed cognates from other European languages.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • S A Michaels, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Samuel Michaels, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Samuel Michael in household of Fred Michael, "United States Census, 1880"

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