Everest Earl Stanley

1874–1931 (Age 57)
Whiteside, Illinois, United States

The Life of Everest Earl

When Everest Earl Stanley was born in October 1874, in Whiteside, Illinois, United States, his father, Thomas B. Stanley, was 22 and his mother, Lydia C. Linerode, was 24. He married Maude Applegate on 25 May 1894, in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois, United States. He lived in Genesee Township, Whiteside, Illinois, United States in 1880 and Sterling, Whiteside, Illinois, United States in 1900. He died on 26 October 1931, in Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa, United States, at the age of 57.

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Everest Earl Stanley
Maude Applegate
Marriage: 25 May 1894

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25 May 1894
Bloomington, McLean, Illinois, United States

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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

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 3

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.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 16

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from any of the various places, for example in Derbyshire, County Durham, Gloucestershire, Staffordshire, Wiltshire, and West Yorkshire, so named from Old English stān ‘stone’ + lēah ‘wood’, ‘clearing’.2 Americanized form of any of various like-sounding names in other European languages, for example Polish Stanislawski and Greek Anastasiou.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Everest E Stanley in household of Thomas Stanley, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Earl Stanley in household of Thomas Stanley, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Earl E Stanley, "Iowa, Death Records, 1904-1951"

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