Irena Sophronia Summers

about 1838–15 February 1872 (Age 34)
Missouri, United States

The Life of Irena Sophronia

When Irena Sophronia Summers was born about 1838, in Missouri, United States, her father, Moses Summers, was 26 and her mother, Celia Mumford Gilstrap, was 20. She married James Madison Stout on 3 December 1863, in Putnam, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Elm Township, Putnam, Missouri, United States in 1860 and Ravanna, Mercer, Missouri, United States in 1870. She died on 15 February 1872, at the age of 34.

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Family Time Line

James Madison Stout
Irena Sophronia Summers
Marriage: 3 December 1863
Malvarine Stout
Mose Bright Stout
Jo Ann Stout
William T Stout
Charles Delbert Stout

Spouse and Children

3 December 1863
Putnam, Missouri, United States


    Malvarine Stout


    Mose Bright Stout


    Jo Ann Stout


    William T Stout



Parents and Siblings

    Moses Summers


    Celia Mumford Gilstrap




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World Events (6)

1838 · Lord Reveals the Name of His Chruch

Age 0

On April 26, 1838, The Lord reveals that the name of His Church should be The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. This revelation was given to the Prophet Joseph Smith, Jr. in Far West, Missouri.

Age 8

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Age 22

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from Summer 1.2 Irish (Sligo): adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó Somacháin ‘descendant of Somachán’, a nickname meaning ‘gentle’, ‘innocent’.3 Americanized form of some likesounding Ashkenazic Jewish name.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Irena Stout in household of James Stout, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Irenah Summers in household of Hiram Wyckoff, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Irinas Summers in household of Moses Summers, "United States Census, 1850"

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