Ezilpha Josephine Beagles

Female31 December 1858–8 February 1895

Brief Life History of Ezilpha Josephine

When Ezilpha Josephine Beagles was born on 31 December 1858, in Tyner, Polk Township, Marshall, Indiana, United States, her father, Robert W. Beagles, was 31 and her mother, Phoebe Emily McCormick, was 30. She married John Morgan Davis on 4 February 1875, in Tyner, Polk Township, Marshall, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Indiana, United States in 1870 and Polk Township, Marshall, Indiana, United States in 1880. She died on 8 February 1895, at the age of 36, and was buried in Blissville Cemetery, Tyner, Polk Township, Marshall, Indiana, United States.

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John Morgan Davis
Ezilpha Josephine Beagles
Marriage: 4 February 1875
Charles Leroy Davis
Lillian Emma Davis
Pearl Davis
John Frederick Davis
Lucion Earl Davis

Sources (14)

  • Josephine Davis in household of John Davis, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Zelpha J Beagles, "Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959"
  • Ezilpha Josephine Beagles Davis, "Find A Grave Index"

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  • Marriage
    4 February 1875Tyner, Polk Township, Marshall, Indiana, United States
  • Children (5)

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    Siblings (10)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 5

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

    Age 5

    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

    Age 12

    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

    English (Cambridgeshire and Norfolk): variant of Beagle , with post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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