Ida Alice Karns

9 January 1859–9 January 1924 (Age 65)
Franklin, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Ida Alice

When Ida Alice Karns was born on 9 January 1859, in Franklin, Ohio, United States, her father, John M. Karns, was 27 and her mother, Milla Jane Clover, was 21. She married Gabriel B. Holtsberry on 31 January 1877, in Licking, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Ohio, United States in 1870 and Prairie Township, Franklin, Ohio, United States for about 20 years. She died on 9 January 1924, in Franklin, Ohio, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Alton, Franklin, Ohio, United States.

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Gabriel B. Holtsberry
Ida Alice Karns
Marriage: 31 January 1877
Edward Huston Holtsberry
John Dellano Holtsberry

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World Events (8)

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War
Age 1
Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
Age 4
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
Age 22
Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Kearns .

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

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  • Ida I Kerns in household of John M Kerns, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Ida A Holtstory in household of Gabriel Holtstory, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ida Holtzberry in household of Gabriel Holtzberry, "United States Census, 1910"

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