Ozro Stephens

21 January 1897–3 June 1969 (Age 72)
Harbin, Erath, Texas, United States

The Life Summary of Ozro

When Ozro Stephens was born on 21 January 1897, in Harbin, Erath, Texas, United States, his father, Marion Francis Stephens, was 29 and his mother, Eudora I. Wadlington, was 27. He married Essie Jewell Schooler on 30 May 1920, in Erath, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Dimmitt, Castro, Texas, United States in 1930 and Commissioner's Precinct 2, Castro, Texas, United States in 1940. He died on 3 June 1969, in Randall, Texas, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Randall, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ozro Stephens
1897–1969
Essie Jewell Schooler
1901–1986
Marriage: 30 May 1920
Ozro Stephens Jr.
1921–1935
Harold Stephens
1924–1992
Norris Stephens
1925–1925

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 May 1920Erath, Texas, United States
  • Children

    (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (5)

    World Events (8)

    1898 · War with the Spanish
    Age 1
    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.
    1901 · Spindletop Oilfield Discovered
    Age 4
    Spindletop, located south of Beaumont, becomes the first major oil well to be discovered in Texas. Other fields were discovered in shortly after, which ultimately led to the highly impactful "oil boom".
    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
    Age 19
    Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Stevens .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Stevens

    Sources (26)

    • Ozro Stephens in entry for Ozro Stephens, "Texas Birth Certificates, 1903-1935"
    • Ozro Stephens, "United States Census, 1940"
    • O Stephens, "Texas, County Marriage Records, 1837-1965"

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