Lorena Geraldine Miser

8 May 1873–24 June 1954 (Age 81)
Annapolis, Jefferson, Ohio, United States

The Life of Lorena Geraldine

When Lorena Geraldine Miser was born on 8 May 1873, in Annapolis, Jefferson, Ohio, United States, her father, George A. Miser, was 30 and her mother, Sarah Story, was 29. She married Isaac Zenos Fletcher on 25 December 1902, in Annapolis, Jefferson, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Pawnee City, Pawnee, Nebraska, United States in 1930 and Precinct 2, Pawnee, Nebraska, United States in 1940. She died on 24 June 1954, at the age of 81, and was buried in Pawnee City, Pawnee, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

Isaac Zenos Fletcher
1870–1947
Lorena Geraldine Miser
1873–1954
Marriage: 25 December 1902
Nellie Geraldine Fletcher
1903–1979
Mary Genevieve Fletcher
1905–1991
George Miser Fletcher
1909–2003
Alice Story Fletcher
1913–2005

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 December 1902
Annapolis, Jefferson, Ohio, United States
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

    George A. Miser

    Male1842–1933Male

    Sarah Story

    Female1844–1929Female

siblings

(8)

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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

1 Catalan: probably variant of misser, from Vulgar Latin mi senior, which was used as a title for men of letters.2 Possibly a variant of German Misser, a topographic name for someone who lived by a bog.

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

Sources (3)

  • Lorena Miser in household of George Miser, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Lorena Miser in household of George A Miser, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lorena Fletcher in household of F Z Fletcher, "United States Census, 1930"

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