Owen, Robert A. - M 1861/07/10

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                             The Life of Owen, Robert A.
1861/07/10 to 1863/05/02 male No children
...Date... AGE Event
1861/--/-- -1 - Abraham Lincoln (Republican) becomes president of the United States
1861/--/-- -1 - American locksmith Linus Yale Jr. patents the cylinder lock.
1861/--/-- -1 - CONFEDERACY
1861/--/-- -1 - Civil War Begins
1861/--/-- -1 - English designer William Morris starts the Arts and Crafts Movement.
1861/--/-- -1 - Explorers Burke and Wills die during their north-south crossing of Australia.
1861/--/-- -1 - French artist Eugene Delacroix paints the Lion Hunt.
1861/--/-- -1 - General George B. McClellan is made commander of the Union forces.
1861/--/-- -1 - Italy is unified under Victor Emmanuel II.
1861/--/-- -1 - John Ericsson designs the Monitor, the first ship with a revolving gun-turret.
1861/--/-- -1 - Kansas is inaugurated as the 34th state of the Union.
1861/--/-- -1 - Lincoln is inaugurated as the 16th U.S. president; Hamlin becomes vice-president.
1861/--/-- -1 - Nicholas II abolishes serfdom in Russia.
1861/--/-- -1 - The Confederate States of America declare their independence from the U.S.
1861/--/-- -1 - The Confederates defeat the Union army in the First Battle of Bull Run.
1861/--/-- -1 - The Southern states meet to draft a constitution; Davis is selected as president.
1861/--/-- -1 - The Trent Affair begins when a Union ship intercepts a British steamer.
1861/--/-- -1 - The United States introduce the first national income tax.
1861/--/-- -1 - The bombardment of Fort Sumter in Charleston Harbor begins the U.S. Civil War.
1861/--/-- -1 - Unification of Italy
1861/--/-- -1 - Western territories reorganized by Republican Congresses
1861/07/10 0 *** Owen, Robert A. - Born to Owen, John B. and Cowen, Julia Ann S. (Owen)
1862/--/-- 0 - A Union fleet under David G. Farragut captures New Orleans.
1862/--/-- 0 - Bartolome Mitre unites Argentina and is elected president.
1862/--/-- 0 - Brady, O'Sullivan and Gardner document the Civil War in photographs.
1862/--/-- 0 - Explorer John McDouall Stuart makes the first south to north crossing of Australia.
1862/--/-- 0 - Foucault measures speed of light
1862/--/-- 0 - French actress Sarah Bernhardt makes her debut at the Comedie Francaise.
1862/--/-- 0 - French impressionist artist Edouard Manet paints Le Dejeuner sur l'Herbe.
1862/--/-- 0 - French physicist Jean Foucault successfully measures the speed of light.
1862/--/-- 0 - French writer Victor Hugo completes his social novel Les Miserables.
1862/--/-- 0 - Lee defeats the Union army in the Second Battle of Bull Run.
1862/--/-- 0 - Lee's Confederate invasion of Maryland is halted at the Battle of Antietam.
1862/--/-- 0 - McClellan is defeated in the Seven Days Battle and retreats from the peninsular.
1862/--/-- 0 - Napoleon III imposes the Austrian prince Maximilian as emperor of Mexico.
1862/--/-- 0 - Richard J. Gatling invents the first practical machine gun.
1862/--/-- 0 - Russian novelist Ivan Turgenev publishes Fathers and Sons.
1862/--/-- 0 - The first recorded ski competition is held near Oslo in Norway.
1862/--/-- 0 - The ironclad warships Monitor and Merrimack clash at Hampton Roads, Va.
1862/--/-- 0 - Union forces under Burnside are defeated at the Battle of Fredricksburg.
1862/--/-- 0 - Union forces under Grant defeat the Confederates at the Battle of Shiloh.
1862/--/-- 0 - Union forces under McClellan begin the Peninsular Campaign to capture Richmond.
1862/--/-- 0 - William I appoints Otto von Bismarck as minister president of Prussia.
1863/--/-- 1 - Cambodia (Kampuchea) becomes a French protectorate.
1863/--/-- 1 - English philosopher John Stuart Mill publishes Utilitarianism.
1863/--/-- 1 - French impressionist artist Camille Pissarro exhibits at the Salon des Refuses.
1863/--/-- 1 - George I succeeds Otto as king of Greece.
1863/--/-- 1 - Grant defeats the Confederates in the Vicksburg Campaign.
1863/--/-- 1 - Ismail Pasha rules Egypt under the suzerainty of the Ottoman Empire.
1863/--/-- 1 - Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation abolishes slavery in the Confederate states.
1863/--/-- 1 - London's Metropolitan Railway becomes the first underground subway.
1863/--/-- 1 - The Confederate guerrilla band Quantrill's Raiders pillage Lawrence, Kansas.
1863/--/-- 1 - The Confederates defeat the Union army at Chancellorsville; Jackson is killed.
1863/--/-- 1 - The Confederates under Lee are defeated at the Battle of Gettysburg.
1863/--/-- 1 - The French occupy Mexico City in support of Maximilian, Emperor of Mexico.
1863/--/-- 1 - The London Football Association issues the first soccer rules.
1863/--/-- 1 - West Virginia is inaugurated as the 35th state of the Union.
1863/05/02 1 *** Owen, Robert A. - Died Peolia Cem. Clinton county KY
1863/09/13 2 *** Owen, John B. [Brother] - Born to Owen, John B. and Cowen, Julia Ann S. (Owen) near Livingston Tennessee

In 1861 Transportation was by:
          Foot
          Horse
          Bicycle
          Train
          Steamboat

In 1861 Communications was by:
          Word of Mouth
          Post Office
          Telegraph

In 1861 Food Preparation was by:
          Wood

In 1861 Entertainment was by:
          Social Intercourse
          Organized Sports
          Travel
          Professional Sports
          Movies
          Radio
          Television
          Theme parks
          Computer

In 1861 Health Care was by:
          Operations
          Anesthetic
          X-Rays
          MRI

In 1861 War Making was by:
          Calvary
          gun
          Artillery
          Machine guns
          Submarine
          Iron Clad ships
          Mines

In 1861 Navigation was by:
          Stars & Maps
          Compass

from the SFHR database of Duane Bristow 10-13-2019 12:23:48


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