William S. Squires

1899–1953 (Age 54)
Skaneateles, Onondaga Co., New York

The Life of William S.

When William S. Squires was born on 3 March 1899, his father, Joseph Squires, was 38 and his mother, Phoebe Whitmore, was 37. He married Margaret Strauss on 31 March 1928, in Cayuga, New York, United States. He lived in Throop, Cayuga, New York, United States for about 20 years. He died on 24 November 1953, at the age of 54.

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William S. Squires
Margaret Strauss
Marriage: 31 March 1928

Spouse & Children

31 March 1928
Cayuga, New York, United States

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1860–1946Male

  • Phoebe Whitmore




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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome

Age 1

A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 17

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

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 Joseph Squires, "New York State Census, 1905"
  • William Squires in household of Joseph Squires, "United States Census, 1920"
  • William F Squires in household of Joseph Squires, "United States Census, 1900"

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