Charles Stuart Sumner

25 May 1875–2 January 1954 (Age 78)
Northfield, Rice, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Charles Stuart

When Charles Stuart Sumner was born on 25 May 1875, in Northfield, Rice, Minnesota, United States, his father, Ira Emerrill Sumner, was 29 and his mother, Margaret Ann Frazer, was 23. He married Jennie C. Hoyt on 24 February 1920, in Faribault, Rice, Minnesota, United States. He lived in Rice, Minnesota, United States in 1875. He died on 2 January 1954, in Northfield, Rice, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Oak Lawn Cemetery, Northfield, Rice, Minnesota, United States.

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Charles Stuart Sumner
Jennie C. Hoyt
Marriage: 24 February 1920

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24 February 1920
Faribault, Rice, Minnesota, United States

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World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1884 · Iron Mining starts in Minnesota

Age 9

After discovering iron ore in the Vermilion Range in North-East of Minnesota, iron mining companies began to come to the area and caused an economic boom to the area of Duluth and to the state as a whole.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 21

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a summoner, an official who was responsible for ensuring the appearance of witnesses in court, Middle English sumner, sumnor.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Charles S Sumner, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Stewart Sumner in household of Ira Sumner, "Minnesota State Census, 1895"
  • Stuart Sumner, "United States Census, 1940"

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