Ivera Ruth Nichols

7 August 1901–7 March 1994 (Age 92)
San Francisco, California, United States

The Life Summary of Ivera Ruth

When Ivera Ruth Nichols was born on 7 August 1901, in San Francisco, California, United States, her father, William Henry Nichols, was 43 and her mother, Elizabeth Schaefer, was 37. She married William Edwin Stewart on 14 October 1919, in San Francisco, California, United States. She died on 7 March 1994, in Ventura, California, United States, at the age of 92.

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William Edwin Stewart
Ivera Ruth Nichols
Marriage: 14 October 1919

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 October 1919San Francisco, California, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1902 · So Much Farm Land
    Age 1
    A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
    1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake
    Age 5
    A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
    Age 26
    Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Nichol , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. In North America, this surname has absorbed various cognates from other languages, e.g. Croatian and Serbian Nikolić (see Nikolic ); see also below.Americanized form of various like-sounding Jewish surnames.

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

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    Sources (11)

    • Ivera R Stewart in household of William E Stewart, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Ivera R Stewart in household of William E Stewart, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Legacy NFS Source: Ivera Ruth Nichols - Published information: Death record or certificate: birth-name: Ivera Ruth Nichols

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