Milton Weaver

Male1863–

Brief Life History of Milton

When Milton Weaver was born in 1863, in Ohio, United States, his father, Dennison Weaver, was 24 and his mother, Amanda Schroyer, was 20. He lived in Sandyville, Tuscarawas, Ohio, United States in 1880.

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Family Time Line

Dennison Weaver
1839–
Amanda Schroyer
1843–1929
Milton Weaver
1863–
Ella Weaver
1869–
Alpha Weaver
1867–
Mary Weaver
1871–1945
Eunice Florence Weaver Mee
1876–1950
Emmett Weaver
1879–1952
Emma Jane Weaver
1879–1930

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  • Milton Weaver in household of Dennison Weaver, "United States Census, 1880"

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World Events (8)

1863

Age 0

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 0

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 33

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name, from an agent derivative of Middle English weven ‘to weave’ (Old English wefan).

English: habitational name from a place on the Weaver river in Cheshire, now called Weaver Hall but recorded simply as Weuere in the 13th and 14th centuries. The river name is from Old English wēfer(e) ‘winding stream’.

Americanized form (translation into English) of various European surnames meaning ‘weaver’, for example German Weber , Polish and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic) Tkacz or Tkach , Hungarian Takács (see Takacs ), and Slovenian Tkalec, Tekavec or Veber .

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

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