Samuel Carson Denton

1 February 1866–25 January 1925 (Age 58)
Sisson Township, Howell, Missouri, United States

The Life of Samuel Carson

When Samuel Carson Denton was born on 1 February 1866, in Sisson Township, Howell, Missouri, United States, his father, Jacob Denton, was 23 and his mother, Mary Claypool, was 16. He married Sarah B Gobble in 1892, in Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Winona, Shannon, Missouri, United States in 1910 and Pike Township, Carter, Missouri, United States in 1920. He died on 25 January 1925, in Bunker, Reynolds, Missouri, United States, at the age of 58.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Carson Denton
Sarah B Gobble
Marriage: 1892
Virgil Lee Vincent
Julius Woodford Denton
Jesse Beeler Denton
Johnny Denton
Jessie Denton
Hattie Mabel Denton
Hattie Denton
Wintzree Denton
Weldon Winfred Denton
Beulah Vietta Denton
Bulah Denton

Spouse and Children

Missouri, United States


+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Jacob Denton


    Mary Claypool




    George Denton



    Andrew Anderson Denton


    Herbert Denton


World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

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 The Amendment was later repealed.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 2

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 16

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: habitational name from any of the numerous places so called. The vast majority, including those in Cambridgeshire, Cumbria, Dumfries, County Durham, Kent, Lancashire, Lincolnshire, Norfolk, Northumberland, Oxfordshire, Sussex, and West Yorkshire, are named from Old English denu ‘valley’ ( see Dean 1) + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’. An isolated example in Northamptonshire appears in Domesday Book as Dodintone ‘settlement associated with Dodda’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Carson A Denton, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Samuel C Denton in household of Jacob Denton, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Sammy C Denton, "United States Census, 1920"

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