Ida Taft Eastman

Brief Life History of Ida Taft

When Ida Taft Eastman was born on 28 December 1886, in New Hampshire, United States, her father, Charles Franklin Eastman, was 45 and her mother, Mary Ida Taft, was 36. She married Stewart O Elting on 20 December 1913, in Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States for about 10 years.

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Stewart O Elting
Ida Taft Eastman
Marriage: 20 December 1913
Charles Eastman Elting

Sources (8)

  • Ida T Eastman, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Ida, "New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900"
  • Ida T Eastman, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915"

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

1905 · Treaty of Portsmouth Signed

The Treaty of Portsmouth was signed on September 5, 1905 and officially brought a conclusion to the Russo-Japanese War of 1904-1905.


U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Estmund (Old English Ēastmund, from ēast ‘east’ + mund ‘protection’). See also Esmond .

English: occasionally a variant of Heasman, a topographic name for a dweller ‘(in the) brushwood’, from Old English hǣse ‘brushwood’ + mann (compare Hayes 3).

Americanized form (translation into English) of Swedish Östman (see Ostman ) and North German Ostmann or Östmann (see Oestmann ).

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

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