Samuel McDowell Harper

1 Jan 1825 - 21 Nov 1875

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Samuel McDowell Harper

1 Jan 1825 - 21 Nov 1875
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Grave site information of Samuel McDowell Harper (1 Jan 1825 - 21 Nov 1875) at Pleasant Ridge Cemetery in Goddard, Sedgwick, Kansas, United States from BillionGraves

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Samuel McDowell Harper

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Pleasant Ridge Cemetery

18577-18867 Maple St
Goddard, Sedgwick, Kansas
United States
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October 27, 2011
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October 24, 2011

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Life timeline of Samuel McDowell Harper

1825
Samuel McDowell Harper was born on 1 Jan 1825
Samuel McDowell Harper was 7 years old when Charles Darwin embarks on his journey aboard HMS Beagle, during which he will begin to formulate his theory of evolution. Charles Robert Darwin, was an English naturalist, geologist and biologist, best known for his contributions to the science of evolution. He established that all species of life have descended over time from common ancestors and, in a joint publication with Alfred Russel Wallace, introduced his scientific theory that this branching pattern of evolution resulted from a process that he called natural selection, in which the struggle for existence has a similar effect to the artificial selection involved in selective breeding.
Samuel McDowell Harper was 15 years old when Samuel Morse receives the patent for the telegraph. Samuel Finley Breese Morse was an American painter and inventor. After having established his reputation as a portrait painter, in his middle age Morse contributed to the invention of a single-wire telegraph system based on European telegraphs. He was a co-developer of the Morse code and helped to develop the commercial use of telegraphy.
Samuel McDowell Harper was 35 years old when Charles Darwin publishes On the Origin of Species. Charles Robert Darwin, was an English naturalist, geologist and biologist, best known for his contributions to the science of evolution. He established that all species of life have descended over time from common ancestors and, in a joint publication with Alfred Russel Wallace, introduced his scientific theory that this branching pattern of evolution resulted from a process that he called natural selection, in which the struggle for existence has a similar effect to the artificial selection involved in selective breeding.
Samuel McDowell Harper was 38 years old when U.S. President Abraham Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation, declaring the freedom of all slaves in Confederate territory by January 1, 1863. Abraham Lincoln was an American statesman and lawyer who served as the 16th President of the United States from March 1861 until his assassination in April 1865. Lincoln led the United States through the American Civil War—its bloodiest war and perhaps its greatest moral, constitutional, and political crisis. In doing so, he preserved the Union, abolished slavery, strengthened the federal government, and modernized the economy.
Samuel McDowell Harper died on 21 Nov 1875 at the age of 50
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