Ida Ethel Hart

Brief Life History of Ida Ethel

When Ida Ethel Hart was born on 18 May 1876, in Brownwood, Brown, Texas, United States, her father, William Richard Hart, was 29 and her mother, Frances Emmajean Sandlin, was 28. She married James Sherman Brown in May 1891, in Westville, Adair, Oklahoma, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Chance, Adair, Oklahoma, United States for about 20 years and Chance Township, Adair, Oklahoma, United States in 1940. She died on 27 February 1941, at the age of 64, and was buried in New Hope Cemetery, Chance, Adair, Oklahoma, United States.

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James Sherman Brown
Ida Ethel Hart
Marriage: May 1891
Martha Brown
Artiemissa Brown
Bertha Brown

Sources (6)

  • Ida E. Hartt in household of Wm. R. Hartt, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Ida Ethel Hart Brown, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Ida E Brown in household of James S Brown, "United States Census, 1930"

World Events (8)

1881 · Construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway

Grenville M. Dodge oversaw the construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway. Work began at Hodge Junction, and eventually extended to the New Mexico border by 1888. Service began on April 1, 1888, with trains travelling between Fort Worth and Denver.

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.

Name Meaning

English and North German: nickname from Middle English hert (Old English heorot), Middle Low German hërte, harte ‘hart, stag’, perhaps for a quick-footed or timorous individual.

German: variant of Hardt 1 and 2. It is also found in France (Alsace and Lorraine).

Jewish (Ashkenazic): artificial name or nickname from German and Yiddish hart ‘hard’.

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

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