Della M Stark

6 February 1886–5 May 1962 (Age 76)
Marysvale, Piute, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Della M

When Della M Stark was born on 6 February 1886, in Marysvale, Piute, Utah, United States, her father, James Abiel Stark, was 43 and her mother, Rosetta Adelaide Pearson, was 28. She married Byron Hawkins Keith on 15 August 1911, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Spencer Township, Ralls, Missouri, United States in 1920 and Circleville Election Precinct, Piute, Utah, United States in 1940. She died on 5 May 1962, in Richfield, Sevier, Utah, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Circleville, Piute, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Byron Hawkins Keith
Della M Stark
Marriage: 15 August 1911
Sarah Adalin Keith

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 August 1911Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 4
    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.
    1896 · Utah Becomes a State
    Age 10
    After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition. This condition was that the new state rewrite their constitution to say that all forms of polygamy were banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
    1906 · Saving Food Labels
    Age 20
    The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish (Lanarkshire) and English: nickname from Middle English stark ‘strong, sturdy; harsh, severe’ (Old English stearc).German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a strong, bold person, from Middle High German stark(e), German stark ‘strong, brave’.Czech and Slovak (Štark): of German origin (see 2 above).

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

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    Sources (18)

    • Della M Starke in household of Rosette A Starke, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Della M Keith, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Della M. Keith in entry for Byron Hawkins Keith, "Florida Deaths, 1877-1939"

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