What Happened on February 14, 1870

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Esther Morris appointed US' first female in Justice of the Peace in South Pass City, Wyoming, after previous justice, R.S. Barr, resigned to protest passage of Wyoming Territory's women's suffrage amendment in 1869

Famous Deaths

  • St. John Richardson Liddell, American Civil War Confederate General, dies at 54