Ida May Dolph

20 April 1873–5 January 1964 (Age 90)
Danville, Vermilion, Illinois, United States

The Life of Ida May

When Ida May Dolph was born on 20 April 1873, in Danville, Vermilion, Illinois, United States, her father, Jacob Mulford Dolph, was 25 and her mother, Mary ( Polly) Ann Nelson, was 23. She married John Andrew Larson on 15 June 1893, in Danville, Vermilion, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Oakwood, Oakwood Township, Vermilion, Illinois, United States in 1880 and Grape Creek, Danville Township, Vermilion, Illinois, United States in 1900. She died on 5 January 1964, in Flint Township, Genesee, Michigan, United States, at the age of 90.

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Family Time Line

John Andrew Larson
Ida May Dolph
Marriage: 15 June 1893
Myrtle Ellen Larson
Chester W Larson
Clint Larson
Sadie L Larson
Robert Edward Larson
Paul Larson
Raymond Oscar Larson
Walter B Larson
Earl Larson
Catherine Rachel Larson

Spouse and Children

15 June 1893
Danville, Vermilion, Illinois, United States




    Clint Larson


    Sadie L Larson


    Robert Edward Larson


+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Jacob Mulford Dolph


    Mary ( Polly) Ann Nelson




    Patience May Dolph




    Claudia Frances Dolph


    John E Dolph


+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 2

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1877 · The First Workers Strike

Age 4

The country was in great economic distress in mid-1877, which caused many workers of the Railroad to come together and began the first national strike in the United States. Crowds gathered in Chicago in extreme number to be a part of the strike which was later named the Great Railroad Strike. Shortly after the strike began, the battle was fought between the authorities and many of the strikers. The conflict escalated to violence and quickly each side turned bloody.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 25

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.

Name Meaning

1 Scandinavian, German, and Dutch: reduced variant of Adolf .2 English: variant of Delph .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ida M Larson in household of John A Larson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Ida May Dolph in household of Jacob Dolph, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Ida Larson in household of John Larson, "United States Census, 1940"

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