Valeda Irene Small

27 September 1918–18 May 1999 (Age 80)
Bangor, Penobscot, Maine, United States

The Life of Valeda Irene

When Valeda Irene Small was born on 27 September 1918, in Bangor, Penobscot, Maine, United States, her father, Howard Edwin Small, was 29 and her mother, Janet Beatrice Giberson, was 28. She married Robert Hamlin Stetson on 22 February 1941, in Bangor, Penobscot, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in World for about 32 years. She died on 18 May 1999, in Bangor, Penobscot, Maine, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Bucksport, Lincoln, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America.

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Family Time Line

Robert Hamlin Stetson
1914–2013
Valeda Irene Small
1918–1999
Marriage: 22 February 1941
David Coombs Stetson
1947–1947
John Howard Stetson
1948–2017

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 February 1941
Bangor, Penobscot, Maine, United States
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Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1920 · Woman's Suffrage Referendum 1920

Age 2

The voting ballet from September 13, 1920 included a veto referendum that would give women the right to vote in the presidential elections. The referendum won, with 88,080 votes (74.30%) supporting the change. This resulted in women from Maine being among the first in the country to obtain suffrage.
1941

Age 23

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English: nickname for a person of slender build or diminutive stature, from Middle English smal ‘thin’, ‘narrow’.2 Translation of equivalents in other European languages, such as German Klein and Schmal , French Petit .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Valeda Irene Small Stetson in household of Robert Hamlin Stetson, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Valeda Irene Small Stetson in household of Robert Hamblin Stetson, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Valeda Irene Small in household of Joy Clarence Small, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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