Edith Arminta Blount

6 April 1867–28 September 1959 (Age 92)
Blackford, Indiana, United States

The Life of Edith Arminta

When Edith Arminta Blount was born on 6 April 1867, in Blackford, Indiana, United States, her father, James Jackson Blount, was 21 and her mother, Nancy A Saunders, was 21. She married Ellsworth Gourley Lang on 31 July 1882, in Beverly, Lincoln, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Harrison Township, Blackford, Indiana, United States in 1870 and Elkhorn Township, Lincoln, Kansas, United States in 1880. She died on 28 September 1959, in Siloam Springs, Benton, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Oak Hill Cemetery, Siloam Springs, Benton, Arkansas, United States.

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Ellsworth Gourley Lang
Edith Arminta Blount
Marriage: 31 July 1882
Arminta Lang

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31 July 1882
Beverly, Lincoln, Kansas, United States


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Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1868 · The Fourteenth Amendment

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As one of the Reconstruction Amendments, the Fourteenth Amendment addresses the rights and protections that all citizens of the United States have. The amendment also limits actions of state and local officials in all states.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

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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

English: variant of Blunt .

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

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  • Edith A Blount in household of James J Blount, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Edith A Blount in household of James J Blount, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Edith Blount in entry for Arminta Greene, "Washington Death Certificates, 1907-1960"

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