Martin Stark

7 June 1861–24 August 1925 (Age 64)
Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States

The Life Summary of Martin

When Martin Stark was born on 7 June 1861, in Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States, his father, Paul Stark, was 31 and his mother, Maria Mineer, was 22. He married Ane Christine Maria Janson on 18 January 1883, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States in 1870. He died on 24 August 1925, in Soda Springs, Caribou, Idaho, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Soda Springs, Caribou, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Martin Stark
Lavina Kelsey
Marriage: 24 December 1903
Raymond Martin Stark
Stephen Paul Stark
Elmer Mineere Kelsey Stark

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 December 1903Paris, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 3
    Historical Boundaries 1864: Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States 1885: Bingham, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Bingham, Idaho, United States 1893: Bannock, Idaho, United States 1919: Caribou, Idaho, United States
    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
    Age 20
    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish (Lanarkshire) and English: nickname from Middle English stark ‘strong, sturdy; harsh, severe’ (Old English stearc).German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a strong, bold person, from Middle High German stark(e), German stark ‘strong, brave’.Czech and Slovak (Štark): of German origin (see 2 above).

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

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    Sources (29)

    • Martin Storks in household of Paul Storks, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Martin Stark, "Idaho, County Marriages, 1864-1950"
    • Martin Stark in entry for La Virea Stark, "Idaho Death Certificates, 1911-1937"

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