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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Norris Samuel Welch
Henrietta Melvina Evertson
Marriage: 21 December 1898
Torrance Edwin Welch
Raymond Levi Welch

Spouse and Children

21 December 1898
Livingston, Missouri, United States


    Torrance Edwin Welch


    Raymond Levi Welch


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1865 · Slavery Abolished

Age 3

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

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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