Ida Clarinda Salmon

9 March 1878–14 January 1964 (Age 85)
Flanders, Mount Olive, Morris, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Ida Clarinda

When Ida Clarinda Salmon was born on 9 March 1878, in Flanders, Mount Olive, Morris, New Jersey, United States, her father, Aaron H Salmon, was 44 and her mother, Almira J Salmon, was 39. She lived in United States in 1905 and Mount Olive, Morris, New Jersey, United States for about 10 years. She died on 14 January 1964, at the age of 85.

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Aaron H Salmon
Almira J Salmon
Ira Peter Salmon
George Nelson Salmon
Ida Clarinda Salmon

Parents and Siblings

    Aaron H Salmon


    Almira J Salmon




World Events (8)


Age 1

Thomas Edison had been seeking to create a more practical and affordable version of the lightbulb, primarily for home use. Edison had attempted several different materials, including platinum and other metals, before ultimately deciding on a carbon filament. On October 21, 1879, Edison finally carried out the first successful test of this new light bulb in Menlo Park, New Jersey.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

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.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 23

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

1 English and French: from the Middle English, Old French personal name Salmon, Saumon, a reduced form of Salomon ( see Solomon ).2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish male personal name Zalmen, derived via a German form from Hebrew Shelomo ( see Solomon ).3 Irish: part translation of Gaelic Ó Bradáin‘descendant of Bradán’, a personal name, probably from bradach ‘spirited’, but written the same as a word meaning ‘salmon’; this name is also sometimes translated Fisher . The English surname is also present in Ireland (chiefly in counties Leix and Kilkenny).

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

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  • Ida C Salmon in household of Almira Salmon, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ida C Salmon in household of Aaron H Salmon, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Ida C Salmon in household of Almira J Salmon, "New Jersey State Census, 1905"

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