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.

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Family Time Line

James Alfred Sheppard
Stella Edna Hendrickson
Marriage: 8 November 1916
Thelma Evelina Sheppard
Audreen Sheppard
Lavon O. Sheppard
Cherris Sheppard
Neola Florene Sheppard

Spouse and Children

8 November 1916



    Audreen Sheppard


    Lavon O. Sheppard


    Cherris Sheppard


    Neola Florene Sheppard


Parents and Siblings



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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.

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.

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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"

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