Minnie Luster Daft

16 May 1877–30 December 1943 (Age 66)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Minnie Luster

Minnie Luster Daft was born on 16 May 1877, in Ohio, United States as the daughter of Daley and Eliza Anna Daft. She married James Monroe Peters on 10 September 1894, in Vinton, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Zaleski, Madison Township, Vinton, Ohio, United States in 1900 and Madison Township, Vinton, Ohio, United States for about 20 years. She died on 30 December 1943, in Madison, Ohio, United States, at the age of 66.

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Family Time Line

James Monroe Peters
1866–1930
Minnie Luster Daft
1877–1943
Marriage: 10 September 1894
William McKinley Peters
1895–1896
James Arthur Peters
1896–1982
Esta Mildred Peters
1899–1975
Octa Myrtle Peters
1902–1997
Peters
1905–
Charles Raymond Peters
1906–1968
Earl Elwood Peters
1908–1989
Murle Ellsworth Peters
1908–2006
Grace Anna Peters
1912–1997
Howard Randall Peters
1915–2006
Joseph Leroy Peters
1918–2001

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
10 September 1894
Vinton, Ohio, United States
children

(11)

    William McKinley Peters

    Male1895–1896Male

    Male1896–1982Male

    Female1899–1975Female

    Octa Myrtle Peters

    Female1902–1997Female

    Peters

    Female1905–Female

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Daley

    MaleMale

    Eliza Anna Daft

    Female1858–1936Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 5

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 19

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English: nickname for a meek person, from Middle English daffte ‘mild’, ‘gentle’, ‘meek’ (Old English gedæfte). It was not until the 15th century, toward the end of the main period of surname formation in England, that the word came to mean ‘stupid’, ‘silly’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Minnie Peters, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Minnie Peters in household of James Peters, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Minie Peters in household of James Peters, "United States Census, 1910"

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