James M Shriver

March 1851–7 May 1920 (Age 69)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of James M

When James M Shriver was born in March 1851, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, George W Shriver, was 33 and his mother, Martha Elizabeth Ellenberger, was 31. He married Victoria C Jones on 6 November 1881, in Appanoose, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Appanoose, Iowa, United States in 1895 and Sharon, Appanoose, Iowa, United States in 1900. He died on 7 May 1920, in Centerville, Appanoose, Iowa, United States, at the age of 69.

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Family Time Line

James M Shriver
1851–1920
Victoria C Jones
1862–
Marriage: 6 November 1881
Clarence Elmer Shriver
1883–
Bert Ensley Shriver
1885–
Beatrice M Shriver
1891–1937

Spouse and Children

    Male1851–1920Male

    Victoria C Jones

    Female1862–Female

MARRIAGE
6 November 1881
Appanoose, Iowa, United States
children

(3)

    Clarence Elmer Shriver

    Male1883–Male

    Male1885–Male

    Beatrice M Shriver

    Female1891–1937Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

    Thomas Bolton Shriver

    Male1841–Male

    Charles Ellenbarger Shriver

    Male1842–1910Male

    Andrew J. Shriver

    Male1845–1908Male

    Hester Elizabeth Shriver

    Female1846–1932Female

    Male1851–1920Male

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World Events (8)

1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines

Age 6

The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 12

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 19

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch Schriever .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • James Schinver in household of George Schinver, "United States Census, 1870"
  • James Shriver in household of George Shriver, "United States Census, 1880"
  • James Shriver in household of George Shriver, "United States Census, 1860"

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