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
1867–1947
Desta Evaline Romine
1864–1947
Marriage: 4 February 1885
Howard Reece Jordan
1886–1946
Virginia Ann Jordan
1888–1890
Charles Sylvester Jordan
1890–1972
Virgie Jordan
1890–
Neva Blossom Jordan
1891–1895
William Walter Jordan
1893–1976
George Solon Jordan
1894–1895
Lula Bell Jordan
1898–1981

Spouse and Children

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

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (13)

    +8 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1865
    Age 1
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
    1871
    Age 7
    Historical Boundaries 1871: Whatcom, Washington Territory, United States; 1889: Whatcom, Washington, United States
    1886
    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Romaine
    Romines
    Roman

    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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