Stella

about 1888–
United States

The Life of Stella

Stella was born about 1888, in United States. She married William Amos Leach Standing in 1915.

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Family Time Line

William Amos Leach Standing
1880–1943
Stella
1888–
Marriage: 1915

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1915
St Louis, St Louis, MO

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

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.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 2

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 31

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

Latin: A female name signifying a star

Sources (2)

  • Stella Standing in household of Cora Spencer, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Stella F Standing in household of Jesse J Nelson, "United States Census, 1930"

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