Frances Mary Soliday

Female1 February 1875–21 November 1934

Brief Life History of Frances Mary

When Frances Mary Soliday was born on 1 February 1875, in Liberty Township, Porter, Indiana, United States, her father, George Leonard Soliday, was 25 and her mother, Olive Adaline Jones, was 21. She married William Henry Batten on 10 June 1891, in Mills, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Ingraham Township, Mills, Iowa, United States in 1920 and Mills, Mills, Iowa, United States in 1925. She died on 21 November 1934, in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Silver City, Mills, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Henry Batten
Frances Mary Soliday
Marriage: 10 June 1891
Mary Ellen Batten
George Thomas Batten
Bessie Olive Batten
Ray Gares Batten
Albert William Batten

Sources (37)

  • Francis Soliday in household of George Soliday, "Iowa State Census, 1885"
  • England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975
  • Frances M. Soliday, "Iowa Marriages, 1809-1992"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 June 1891Mills, Iowa, United States
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (4)

    World Events (8)

    1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

    Age 1

    The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.


    Age 2

    Historical Boundaries: 1877: Mills, Iowa, United States

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 21

    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

    Americanized form of Swiss German Salathe . Compare Solliday .

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

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