Archie Lee Sturm

5 March 1881–
Marion, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Archie Lee

When Archie Lee Sturm was born on 5 March 1881, in Marion, West Virginia, United States, his father, Marcelus Allen Sturm, was 20 and his mother, Mary Delphia Thomas, was 20. He married Joanna Garrison on 15 February 1909, in Moundsville, Marshall, West Virginia, United States. He lived in Mannington, Marion, West Virginia, United States in 1900 and Coal Magisterial District, Harrison, West Virginia, United States in 1910.

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Archie Lee Sturm
Joanna Garrison
Marriage: 15 February 1909

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15 February 1909
Moundsville, Marshall, West Virginia, United States

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World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Age 5

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 31

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

1 German: nickname for a man of blustery temperament, from Middle High German sturm ‘storm’. It is also found in Slovenia, where it is commonly spelled Šturm.2 Dutch: variant of Storm .3 Dutch: from the Germanic personal name Sturm, Sturmi.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Archie L Sturm, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Archie L Sturm in household of Allen Sturm, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Arch L Sturm, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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