William S. Squires

1844–1927 (Age 83)
Ohio, United States

The Life of William S.

William S. Squires was born on 2 January 1844, in Ohio, United States as the son of William H. Squires and Katherine Phiefer. He married Ellen A Smith on 14 November 1867, in Madison, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Union Township, Madison, Ohio, United States in 1900. He died on 30 March 1927, in London, Madison, Ohio, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in London, Madison, Ohio, United States.

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William S. Squires
Ellen A Smith
Marriage: 14 November 1867
Jeanette Squires
Katherine Squires

Spouse & Children

14 November 1867
Madison, Ohio, United States


  • Jeanette Squires


  • Female1875–1970Female

Parents & Siblings

  • William H. Squires


  • Katherine Phiefer




World Events (8)


Age 2

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 16

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 22

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Squire .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • William Squires in household of Henry Cheney, "United States Census, 1910"
  • William S Squires, "United States Census, 1870"
  • William Squires, "United States Census, 1900"

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