Elizabeth Jane Bolt

1 June 1868–30 June 1951 (Age 83)
Fayette, Illinois, United States

The Life of Elizabeth Jane

When Elizabeth Jane Bolt was born on 1 June 1868, in Fayette, Illinois, United States, her father, James Mathison Bolt, was 37 and her mother, Emily Austin, was 32. She married Rufus Stout Roadarmel on 14 April 1896, in Fayette, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Hillsboro, Montgomery, Illinois, United States in 1935 and Carson Township, Fayette, Illinois, United States in 1940. She died on 30 June 1951, in Fayette, Illinois, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Ramsey, Fayette, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Rufus Stout Roadarmel
Elizabeth Jane Bolt
Marriage: 14 April 1896
Emery F. Roadarmel
Judelia Mae Roadarmel

Spouse and Children

    Rufus Stout Roadarmel



14 April 1896
Fayette, Illinois, United States


Parents and Siblings

    James Mathison Bolt


    Emily Austin






    Charles B Bolt


    Francis M Bolt


    Melinda A "Lynn" Bolt


    James Mack Bolt


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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Age 3

In 1871, a cow kicked over a lantern, causing a fire that burned down half of Chicago. Today this city is the third largest in the US.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 22

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

1 English (chiefly West Country): from Middle English bolt ‘bolt’, ‘bar’ (Old English bolt ‘arrow’). In part this may have originated as a nickname or byname for a short but powerfully built person, in part as a metonymic occupational name for a maker of bolts.2 Danish: variant of Boldt .3 Variant of Bold .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Roadarmel in household of Velvie Bolt, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Jane Bolt in household of James M Bolt, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Elizabeth J Rondarmel in household of Rufus S Rondarmel, "United States Census, 1930"

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