Elizabeth Bosley


Brief Life History of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Bosley was born in 1880, in Maryland, United States, her father, George Bosley, was 76 and her mother, Mary E Bosley, was 45.

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George Bosley
Mary E Bosley
Howard Bosly
Sarah Bosley
Susan A Burrs
Emma F Bosley
Amos Bosley
Martha Bosley
Elizabeth Bosley

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  • Elizabeth Bosley in household of George Bosley, "United States Census, 1880"

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Siblings (7)

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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 2

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.

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 32

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Boseley in Westbury on Severn, Gloucestershire, probably named with the Old English personal name Bōsa + lēah ‘woodland clearing’.

English: habitational name from a place in Cheshire named Bosley, from the Old English personal name Bōsa or Bōt + lēah ‘woodland clearing’. Compare Boseley .

Americanized form of French Beausoleil , especially in New England. Compare Boseley .

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

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