Martha Shoop

16 December 1872–28 May 1926 (Age 53)
Pavia Township, Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Martha

When Martha Shoop was born on 16 December 1872, in Pavia Township, Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, William H Shoop, was 35 and her mother, Elizabeth Mock, was 25. She married Charles H Imler on 28 September 1893, in Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Gaysport, Hollidaysburg, Blair, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900 and Blair Township, Blair, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years. She died on 28 May 1926, in Altoona, Blair, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 53, and was buried in Frankstown, Frankstown Township, Blair, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles H Imler
1870–1933
Martha Shoop
1872–1926
Marriage: 28 September 1893
Elmyra May Imler
1894–1942
Grace V Imler
1921–

Spouse and Children

    Charles H Imler

    Male1870–1933Male

    Female1872–1926Female

MARRIAGE
28 September 1893
Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(2)

    Elmyra May Imler

    Female1894–1942Female

    Grace V Imler

    Female1921–Female

Parents and Siblings

    William H Shoop

    Male1837–1895Male

    Female1847–1917Female

siblings

(13)

    Clara Shoop

    Female1865–Female

    Male1866–1945Male

    Susan Shoop

    Female1868–1923Female

    Mary Shoop

    Female1870–1927Female

    Female1872–1926Female

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 3

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.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 5

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 18

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.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of North German and Dutch Schoop, a metonymic occupational name for a maker of ladles, from Middle Low German schope, Middle Dutch schoepe, schope, schuep ‘ladle’; in numerous cases, however, for German Schupp .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Martha Imler in household of Charles H Imler, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Martha Imler in household of Charles H Imler, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Martha Imler in household of Charles Imler, "United States Census, 1900"

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