Ida B Zehring

5 January 1873–3 March 1902 (Age 29)
Wichita, Guthrie, Iowa, United States

The Life of Ida B

When Ida B Zehring was born on 5 January 1873, in Wichita, Guthrie, Iowa, United States, her father, Adam Zehrung, was 38 and her mother, Anna Jane Maiden, was 33. She married John Franklin Spear on 7 March 1894, in Wichita, Guthrie, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Richland Township, Carroll, Iowa, United States in 1885 and Coon Rapids, Carroll, Iowa, United States in 1900. She died on 3 March 1902, in Guthrie, Iowa, United States, at the age of 29, and was buried in Coon Rapids, Carroll, Iowa, United States.

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John Franklin Spear
Ida B Zehring
Marriage: 7 March 1894
Ralph Edwin Spear
Carl F Spear

Spouse and Children

7 March 1894
Wichita, Guthrie, Iowa, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Adam Zehrung





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.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 9

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

German:1. habitational name from a place so named. 2. variant of Zähring ( see Zaring ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ida Zehrung in household of Adam Zehrung, "Iowa State Census, 1885"
  • Ida B Zehrung in household of Adam Zehrung, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Ida B Spear in household of John F Spear, "Iowa State Census, 1895"

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