Alta Mae Polley

Female16 October 1883–25 May 1967

Brief Life History of Alta Mae

When Alta Mae Polley was born on 16 October 1883, in Dade, Missouri, United States, her father, Daniel Webster Polley, was 39 and her mother, Sarah Ann Neal, was 36. She married Elof S. Bergstrom on 27 March 1927, in Seattle, King, Washington, United States. She lived in Wagoner, Wagoner, Oklahoma, United States in 1910 and Green River, King, Washington, United States in 1920. She died on 25 May 1967, in Auburn, King, Washington, United States, at the age of 83.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Alta Mae? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Elof S. Bergstrom
Alta Mae Polley
Marriage: 27 March 1927

Sources (13)

  • Alta May Polley in household of Dan W Polley, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Palley, "Missouri Births and Christenings, 1827-1935"
  • Mae Polley, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 March 1927Seattle, King, Washington, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)


    Age 3

    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.


    Age 3

    Historical Boundaries: 1886: King, Washington Territory, United States 1889: King, Washington, United States Name changed from Slaughter to Auburn in 1893

    1906 · Saving Food Labels

    Age 23

    The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

    Name Meaning

    English (mainly southeastern): variant of Pooley .

    German: variant of Poley .

    French (northern): variant of Pollet .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.