Ida E. Compton

26 September 1873–1 May 1953 (Age 79)
Genoa, Clay Township, Ottawa, Ohio, United States

The Life of Ida E.

When Ida E. Compton was born on 26 September 1873, in Genoa, Clay Township, Ottawa, Ohio, United States, her father, John Symons Compton, was 51 and her mother, Anna Palmer, was 39. She married Chester May Day on 6 June 1893, in Portage, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Nelson Township, Portage, Ohio, United States in 1900 and Garrettsville, Portage, Ohio, United States in 1910. She died on 1 May 1953, in Warren, Trumbull, Ohio, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Park Cemetery, Garrettsville, Portage, Ohio, United States.

Photos & Memories (1)

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Chester May Day
Ida E. Compton
Marriage: 6 June 1893
Julius Harrison Day

Spouse and Children

    Chester May Day



6 June 1893
Portage, Ohio, United States


    Julius Harrison Day


Parents and Siblings

    John Symons Compton





    John Milo Compton



    Anna Martha Compton


    Winifred Adine Compton



+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 2

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 2

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 23

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: habitational name from any of the numerous places throughout England (but especially in the south) named Compton, from Old English cumb ‘short, straight valley’ + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ida E Day in household of Chester M Day, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ida E Day in household of Harrison H Day, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Ida E Day in household of Chester M Day, "United States Census, 1920"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.