Christopher Columbus Stone

18 December 1882–8 August 1964 (Age 81)
Mount Vernon, Faulkner, Arkansas, United States

The Life of Christopher Columbus

When Christopher Columbus Stone was born on 18 December 1882, in Mount Vernon, Faulkner, Arkansas, United States, his father, Stephen Stone, was 39 and his mother, Amanda Hogan, was 32. He married Sarah E "Ola" Ellis on 23 January 1911, in Faulkner, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 8 August 1964, in his hometown, at the age of 81, and was buried in White, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Christopher Columbus Stone
1882–1964
Sarah E "Ola" Ellis
1896–1982
Marriage: 23 January 1911
Darrell Edward Stone
1912–1983
(1st twin) Stone
1918–1918
(2nd tiwn) Stone
1918–1918
Mamie Bulah Stone
1913–2002
Alonzo Stone
1915–2002
John Elbert Stone
1920–1968
Amy Belle Stone
1922–2001
Velma Ernestine Stone
1926–2013

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 January 1911
Faulkner, Arkansas, United States
children

(8)

    Darrell Edward Stone

    Male1912–1983Male

    Mamie Bulah Stone

    Female1913–2002Female

    Alonzo Stone

    Male1915–2002Male

    (1st twin) Stone

    Unknown1918–1918

    (2nd tiwn) Stone

    Unknown1918–1918

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Stephen Stone

    Male1843–1897Male

    Amanda Hogan

    Female1850–1880Female

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1883 · The Mosaic Templar is Founded

Age 1

The Mosaic Templar is an African American fraternal organization founded in Little Rock. it was founded by former slaves, John Edward Bush and Chester W. Keatts. It was part of a movement that was going on at the time, where everyone was forming fraternities and sororities. The main departments for this one where endowment, monument, analysis, uniform, rank, recapitulation, records, and a juvenile division.
1886

Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1904

Age 22

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 English: from Old English stān ‘stone’, in any of several uses. It is most commonly a topographic name, for someone who lived either on stony ground or by a notable outcrop of rock or a stone boundary-marker or monument, but it is also found as a metonymic occupational name for someone who worked in stone, a mason or stonecutter. There are various places in southern and western England named with this word, for example in Buckinghamshire, Gloucestershire, Hampshire, Kent, Somerset, Staffordshire, and Worcestershire, and the surname may also be a habitational name from any of these.2 Translation of various surnames in other languages, including Jewish Stein , Norwegian Steine, and compound names formed with this word.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Christopher Columbus "Lum" Stone, "Find A Grave Index"
  • 1940 census for White Co., Arkansas
  • 1930 census for White Co., Arkansas

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