Stella Edna Hendrickson

2 January 1891–24 June 1943 (Age 52)
Whitewater, Butler, Kansas, United States

The Life of Stella Edna

When Stella Edna Hendrickson was born on 2 January 1891, in Whitewater, Butler, Kansas, United States, her father, Thomas Joshua Martin Hendrickson, was 28 and her mother, Jane Owen, was 24. She married James Alfred Sheppard on 8 November 1916. They were the parents of at least 5 daughters. She lived in Fairview, Richland, Montana, United States in 1920 and Kalispell Township, Flathead, Montana, United States in 1940. She died on 24 June 1943, in Kalispell, Flathead, Montana, United States, at the age of 52, and was buried in Kalispell, Flathead, Montana, United States.

Photos & Memories (3)

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

James Alfred Sheppard
1887–1962
Stella Edna Hendrickson
1891–1943
Marriage: 8 November 1916
Thelma Evelina Sheppard
1917–2010
Audreen Sheppard
1919–1985
Lavon O. Sheppard
1920–1999
Cherris Sheppard
1922–2008
Neola Florene Sheppard
1925–2015

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
8 November 1916
children

(5)

    Female1917–2010Female

    Audreen Sheppard

    Female1919–1985Female

    Lavon O. Sheppard

    Female1920–1999Female

    Cherris Sheppard

    Female1922–2008Female

    Neola Florene Sheppard

    Female1925–2015Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

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.
1903

Age 12

Historical Boundaries - 1903: Dawson, Montana, United States; 1915: Richland, Montana, United States
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 15

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

1 Americanized spelling of Dutch Hendriksen .2 Scottish and English: patronymic from Hendrick .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Stella E Schappard in household of James A Schappard, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Stellie E Hendrickson in household of Thomas J M Hendrickson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Stella E Sheppard in household of James A Sheppard, "United States Census, 1920"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.