Alfred M. Eskew

1861–13 April 1948 (Age 87)
Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Alfred M.

When Alfred M. Eskew was born in 1861, in Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia, United States, his father, Dorsial Henley Eskew, was 37 and his mother, Matilda S J Henderson, was 28. He married Anna Stewart on 23 August 1893, in Mason, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Brunswick, Medina, Ohio, United States in 1930 and Montville Township, Medina, Ohio, United States in 1940. He died on 13 April 1948, at the age of 87, and was buried in Seville, Medina, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alfred M. Eskew
1861–1948
Anna Stewart
1870–1905
Marriage: 23 August 1893
Hazel M Eskew
1894–1947

Spouse and Children

    Male1861–1948Male

    Anna Stewart

    Female1870–1905Female

MARRIAGE
23 August 1893
Mason, West Virginia, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

    Dorsial Henley Eskew

    Male1824–1905Male

    Matilda S J Henderson

    Female1833–1917Female

siblings

(8)

    Minerva Catherine Eskew

    Female1846–1941Female

    Powhatten E. W. Eskew

    Male1848–1914Male

    Ferdinand F. Eskew

    Male1850–Male

    Lucy Jane Eskew

    Female1853–1939Female

    Ramon S Eskew

    Male1856–Male

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1863

Age 2

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1866 · Cleveland Police Department Established

Age 5

The Cleveland Police Department was created under the Metropolitan Police Act by the Ohio General Assembly. It was headed by a board of police commissioners tasked with the job of appointing a superintendent and officers. The department had become more innovated, starting with adopting the callbox system, using police wagons, and forming mounted units. In 1903, the department was handed over to the city to fund and control it.
1886

Age 25

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Askew . This is a common name in GA, MO, and SC.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Alfred Eskew in household of Henley D Eskew, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Alfred Eskew in household of John R Eskew, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Alfred Eskew, "United States Census, 1930"

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