Eva Belle Sheets

15 January 1893–30 July 1969 (Age 76)
Risingsun, Wood, Ohio, United States

The Life of Eva Belle

When Eva Belle Sheets was born on 15 January 1893, in Risingsun, Wood, Ohio, United States, her father, George Calvin Sheets, was 35 and her mother, Myrtle Belle Woodruff, was 23. She married Leroy Edgar Allen on 17 December 1908, in Hancock, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Loudon Township, Seneca, Ohio, United States in 1910 and Jackson Township, Seneca, Ohio, United States for about 10 years. She died on 30 July 1969, at the age of 76, and was buried in West Millgrove Cemetery, West Millgrove, Wood, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Leroy Edgar Allen
Eva Belle Sheets
Marriage: 17 December 1908
Edyth L. Allen
Eula Mae Allen
Mary Louise Allen
Edgar Leroy Allen

Spouse and Children

17 December 1908
Hancock, Ohio, United States


Parents and Siblings

    George Calvin Sheets


    Myrtle Belle Woodruff




    Jesse Arthur Sheets


    Etta M. Sheets



    Bessie D. Sheets



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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

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.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 5

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 20

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Schütz( see Schutz ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Eva B Shultz in household of John W Shultz, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Eva B Shultz in household of John W Shultz, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Eve B Allen in household of George C Sheets, "United States Census, 1910"

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