Myrtle L. Stands

7 October 1887–14 April 1918 (Age 30)
Wellington, Sumner, Kansas, United States

The Life of Myrtle L.

When Myrtle L. Stands was born on 7 October 1887, in Wellington, Sumner, Kansas, United States, her father, John J Stands, was 40 and her mother, Christena Kahler, was 36. She married Oscar John Annis in 1913, in Jackson, Missouri, United States. She lived in Sumner, Atchison, Kansas, United States in 1895 and Jackson Township, Sumner, Kansas, United States for about 10 years. She died on 14 April 1918, in Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States, at the age of 30, and was buried in Rome, Sumner, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Oscar John Annis
1892–1946
Myrtle L. Stands
1887–1918
Marriage: 1913

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1913
Jackson, Missouri, United States

Parents and Siblings

    John J Stands

    Male1847–1918Male

    Christena Kahler

    Female1851–1927Female

siblings

(8)

    Bertha Elizabeth Stands

    Female1873–1923Female

    Olive May Stands

    Female1876–1940Female

    Irvin Sylvester Stands

    Male1879–1927Male

    Della E. Stands

    Female1882–1912Female

    Male1885–1959Male

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

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.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 3

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 9

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.

Name Meaning

1 Variant of Scottish Shand , formed with the English patronymic ending -s.2 Perhaps an Anglicized spelling of German Schantz .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Myrtle Stands in household of J J Stands, "Kansas State Census, 1895"
  • Myrtle Stands in household of J J Stands, "Kansas State Census, 1895"
  • Myrtle L Stands in household of John J Stands, "United States Census, 1910"

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