Theodore Skidmore (1829 - 1862)

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Theodore Skidmore
1829 - 1862
updated February 06, 2019
Theodore Skidmore, father to 3 children, was born around 1829 in Newtown, Fairfield, Connecticut, Connecticut. He married Josephine Elizabeth Zornow, and they gave birth to George William Skidmore, Charles F. Skidmore, and Theodore F. Skidmore. He died on March 7, 1862 at Saloon Theodore owned, New York City, NY, New York at age 33.


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Theodore Skidmore was born in Newtown, Fairfield, Connecticut, Fairfield County, Connecticut United States


Theodore Skidmore died on at Saloon Theodore owned, 101 Sixth Ave, in New York City, NY, New York County, New York United States

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at Berkshire Cemetery, in Newtown, Fairfield County, Connecticut United States



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Theodore Skidmore, father to 3 children, passed away on March 7, 1862 at Saloon Theodore owned, New York City, NY, New York at age 33. He was buried in Berkshire Cemetery, Newtown, Connecticut. Theodore was born around 1829 in Newtown, Fairfield, Connecticut, Connecticut. He married Josephine Elizabeth Zornow, and they gave birth to George William Skidmore, Charles F. Skidmore, and Theodore F. Skidmore.
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1829 - 1862 World Events

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In 1829, in the year that Theodore Skidmore was born, on June 19th, Robert Peel established the Metropolitan Police Service in Greater London - the first modern police force. The first officers, affectionately called "bobbies," went on patrol on September 29th.

In 1834, when he was merely 5 years old, on March 28th, President Andrew Jackson was censured by the United States Congress, 26–20, due to his efforts to close The Second Bank of the United States - which eventually led to the Panic of 1837. The censure was expunged in 1837, after years of effort by Jackson supporters.

In 1845, by the time he was 16 years old, on December 29th, Texas was admitted as the 28th state. Formerly part of Mexico, then an independent Republic, Texas consisted mainly of American settlers - English speaking - in the north and former Mexican citizens - Spanish speaking - in the south and west when admitted to the Union.

In 1856, he was 27 years old when on January 26th the Battle of Seattle occurred. Marines from the ship the USS Decatur, stationed in Elliott Bay, along with about 50 Seattle settlers, fought Native Americans in the area. Territorial Governor Isaac Stevens had declared a "war of extermination" on Native communities 5 days before.

In 1862, in the year of Theodore Skidmore's passing, on January 30th, the USS Monitor - an iron hulled steamship - was launched. It was the first of its kind in the United States and was built in response to the rumor that the Confederate states were building an ironclad ship - the CSS Virginia.

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A A Skidmore
around 1909  - Nov 11, 1909
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around 1870 - Aug 22, 1920
A H Skidmore
around 1835 - Oct 8, 1894
Ada B Skidmore
around 1870 - Oct 1, 1942
Adeline Skidmore
around 1914 - Aug 9, 1927
Albert Skidmore
around 1864 - Sep 14, 1909
Albert Skidmore
around 1851 - Oct 28, 1919
Alice M Skidmore
around 1866 - Mar 20, 1936
Alice R Skidmore
around 1824 - Jan 7, 1909
Amanda Skidmore
around 1872 - Sep 20, 1935
Amelia Skidmore
around 1859 - Nov 12, 1945
Angeline Skidmore
around 1858 - Nov 23, 1892
Anna Skidmore
around 1918 - Feb 17, 1919
Anne M Skidmore
around 1876 - Apr 24, 1899
Anne M Skidmore
around 1877 - Feb 18, 1912
Arthur Skidmore
around 1896 - Jan 31, 1897
Benjamin Skidmore
around 1884 - Feb 7, 1943
Carrie Skidmore
around 1858 - Dec 23, 1916
Carrie A Skidmore
around 1849 - Jan 11, 1918

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