Mary J Silvers

1868–2 May 1911 (Age 43)
Michigan, United States

The Life of Mary J

When Mary J Silvers was born in 1868, in Michigan, United States, her father, Benjamin H Silvers, was 44 and her mother, Elizabeth Carlton, was 41. She lived in Clarence Township, Calhoun, Michigan, United States in 1880. She died on 2 May 1911, in Jackson, Jackson, Michigan, United States, at the age of 43.

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Mary J Silvers
1868–1911

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World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 0

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1879 · New State Capitol Building Dedicated

Age 11

After the second state capitol had been destroyed, Michigan Governor Henry P. Baldwin initiated the passing of a bill that would cover the costs for a new building. The bill was adopted and raised over $1 million by a six year state income tax. Architect Elijah E. Myers' design named Tuebor, or I will defend, was selected and he was commissioned to design the new capitol building. The renaissance revival brick and sandstone building soared 267 feet from the ground and was dedicated on January 1, 1879.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 13

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.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Silver .

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

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Sources (2)

  • May J Silvers in household of Benjamin Silvers, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Mary J Silvers in household of Benjamin Silvers, "United States Census, 1880"

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