Mina Dalton

1894–1986 (Age 91)
Odessa, Lafayette, Missouri, United States

The Life of Mina

When Mina Dalton was born on 3 December 1894, in Odessa, Lafayette, Missouri, United States, her father, William Fredrick Dalton, was 33 and her mother, Willie Mina Bear, was 23. She married Harry LeRoy Iseminger about 1922, in Missouri, United States. She lived in Warrensburg, Johnson, Missouri, United States in 1930 and Warrensburg Township, Johnson, Missouri, United States in 1940. She died in 1986, at the age of 92.

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Mina Dalton
Harry LeRoy Iseminger
Marriage: about 1922

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  • Female1894–1986Female

  • Harry LeRoy Iseminger


about 1922
Missouri, United States

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

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.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 10

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 24

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from any of the various places, for example in Cumbria, County Durham, Lancashire, Northumberland, and Yorkshire, named Dalton, from Old English dæl ‘valley’ ( see Dale ) + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.2 English and Irish (of Norman origin): habitational name for someone from Autun (D’Autun) in Seine-et-Loire, France. The place name derives from the Latin form Augustodunum, a compound of the imperial name Augustus + the Gaulish element dūn ‘hill’, ‘fort’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • Mina Deeminger in household of Harry Deeminger, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mina Iseminger in household of Harry Iseminger, "United States Census, 1940"

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