Henrietta Melvina Evertson

10 February 1862–14 May 1932 (Age 70)
Coatsburg, Adams, Illinois, United States

The Life of Henrietta Melvina

When Henrietta Melvina Evertson was born on 10 February 1862, in Coatsburg, Adams, Illinois, United States, her father, William M. Evertson, was 39 and her mother, Sarah Murray, was 33. She married Norris Samuel Welch on 21 December 1898, in Livingston, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Illinois, United States in 1870 and Honey Creek Township, Adams, Illinois, United States in 1880. She died on 14 May 1932, in Sarcoxie, Jasper, Missouri, United States, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

Norris Samuel Welch
1861–1943
Henrietta Melvina Evertson
1862–1932
Marriage: 21 December 1898
Torrance Edwin Welch
1899–1976
Raymond Levi Welch
1904–1967

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 December 1898
Livingston, Missouri, United States
children

(2)

    Torrance Edwin Welch

    Male1899–1976Male

    Raymond Levi Welch

    Male1904–1967Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

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World Events (8)

1865 · Slavery Abolished

Age 3

On January 11, 1865, slavery was abolished in Missouri.
1871

Age 9

In 1871, a cow kicked over a lantern, causing a fire that burned down half of Chicago. Today this city is the third largest in the US.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 19

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

North German and Dutch: patronymic from Evert .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Henretta M Evertson in household of William Evertson, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Heneretta M Evertson in household of William Evertson, "United States Census, 1880"

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