Desta Evaline Romine

2 February 1864–21 January 1947 (Age 82)
Harrisonville, Meigs, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Desta Evaline

When Desta Evaline Romine was born on 2 February 1864, in Harrisonville, Meigs, Ohio, United States, her father, Elias Romine, was 55 and her mother, Elizabeth Anna Walters, was 41. She married William Albert Jordan on 4 February 1885, in Pomeroy, Meigs, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Prairie Election Precinct, Skagit, Washington, United States in 1940 and Everson, Whatcom, Washington, United States in 1946. She died on 21 January 1947, in Sedro-Woolley, Skagit, Washington, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Sedro-Woolley, Skagit, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Albert Jordan
Desta Evaline Romine
Marriage: 4 February 1885
Howard Reece Jordan
Virginia Ann Jordan
Charles Sylvester Jordan
Virgie Jordan
Neva Blossom Jordan
William Walter Jordan
George Solon Jordan
Lula Bell Jordan

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 February 1885Pomeroy, Meigs, Ohio, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
    Age 7
    Historical Boundaries 1871: Whatcom, Washington Territory, United States; 1889: Whatcom, Washington, United States
    Age 22
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 2718;2007: 5614; 2010: 7704)Americanized form of Dutch Romein: variant of Roman . Compare Romaine .

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

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    Sources (46)

    • Desta Jordan in entry for Walter Jordan, "West Virginia Births, 1853-1930"
    • Desta E Jordon in household of Montague Jordon, "United States Census, 1930"
    • D E Ramine in entry for Rece Harry Jordan and Pearl Adams Harler, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"

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