Stephen Douglas Showalter

8 June 1863–9 August 1934 (Age 71)
Independence, Warren, Indiana, United States

The Life of Stephen Douglas

When Stephen Douglas Showalter was born on 8 June 1863, in Independence, Warren, Indiana, United States, his father, Andrew Anderson Showalter, was 46 and his mother, Tamor Riley, was 42. He married Eva B. Harvey on 16 February 1884. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Jefferson Township, Wayne, Indiana, United States in 1920 and Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States in 1930. He died on 9 August 1934, at the age of 71, and was buried in Middletown, Henry, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Stephen Douglas Showalter
1863–1934
Eva B. Harvey
1868–1944
Marriage: 16 February 1884
Bernard Showalter
1885–1900
Imogene Showalter
1887–1930
Richard Showalter
1890–1893
Gladys Marie Showalter
1893–1939
Showalter
1896–1896
Martha Caroline "Callie" Showalter
1897–1982
Benjamin Gordon Showalter
1899–1985
Porter Harvey Showalter
1901–1976

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
16 February 1884
children

(8)

    Bernard Showalter

    Male1885–1900Male

    Imogene Showalter

    Female1887–1930Female

    Richard Showalter

    Male1890–1893Male

    Gladys Marie Showalter

    Female1893–1939Female

    Showalter

    Female1896–1896Female

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1865

Age 2

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · The Assassination of a President

Age 2

"While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 19

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Schowalter .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Steven Sowalter in household of Gorden Sowalter, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Douglas Showalter, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Stephen D Showalter in household of Anderson Showalter, "United States Census, 1870"

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