Stella Ernestine Rhoton

Brief Life History of Stella Ernestine

When Stella Ernestine Rhoton was born about 4 May 1900, in Tennessee, United States, her father, Elisha Colman Rhoton, was 30 and her mother, Idella Ermine Sartain, was 22. She married Waitstel Iliff Young on 10 December 1915. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Civil District 4, Coffee, Tennessee, United States in 1910. She died about 1985, in Cannon, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 86.

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Waitstel Iliff Young
1898–1983
Stella Ernestine Rhoton
1900–1985
Marriage: 10 December 1915
Edward Coleman Young
1919–1933

Sources (9)

  • Stella Rhoten in household of Colman Rhoten, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Stella Ernestine Rhoton - Memory of Someone: birth-name: Stella Ernestine Rhoton
  • Stella Rhoton, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"

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World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

1901 · Theodore Roosevelt becomes the Twenty-sixth President of the United States

After the Assassination of William McKinley, Theodore Roosevelt was sworn in as the Twenty-sixth President of the United States. During his first term he didn't have a Vice President but for his second term Charles W. Fairbanks filled the position.

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

English: altered form of Roughton .

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

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