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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Alfred M. Eskew
Anna Stewart
Marriage: 23 August 1893
Hazel M Eskew

Spouse and Children


    Anna Stewart


23 August 1893
Mason, West Virginia, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Dorsial Henley Eskew


    Matilda S J Henderson




    Minerva Catherine Eskew


    Powhatten E. W. Eskew


    Ferdinand F. Eskew


    Lucy Jane Eskew


    Ramon S Eskew


+3 More Children

World Events (8)


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.

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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