Luetta Poe

25 June 1860–14 March 1898 (Age 37)
Scotland, Missouri, United States

The Life of Luetta

When Luetta Poe was born on 25 June 1860, in Scotland, Missouri, United States, her father, Henderson Guffrey Poe, was 35 and her mother, Sarah Jane Sidwell, was 31. She died on 14 March 1898, in Davis, Iowa, United States, at the age of 37, and was buried in Richland Cemetery, Richland Township, Vernon, Missouri, United States.

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Henderson Guffrey Poe
Sarah Jane Sidwell
Isaac Taylor Poe
Mary Jane Poe
Samuel Sidwell Poe
Olive Poe
Margaret Poe
Luetta Poe
Phillip Sheridan Poe
Ettie Poe
Sherman Poe

Parents and Siblings

    Henderson Guffrey Poe


    Sarah Jane Sidwell




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World Events (8)


Age 3

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1867 · The Burtis Opera House

Age 7

The Burtis Opera House opened in Davenport and could easily hold an audience of 1,600. It was a widely used facility and Mark Twain filled the house when he spoke on tour in 1869. It was also used to house Susan B. Anthony when she lectured on the woman's right to vote. The Quad City Symphony Orchestra played its first concert as the new Tri-City Symphony in the Opera House. An arsonist set fire to the building on the evening of April 26, 1921, and the building was severely destroyed. The building was rebuilt but was no longer used as an opera house.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 12

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

English: nickname from Old Norse ‘peacock’ ( see Peacock ). This surname is also established in Ireland.

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

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