Nola Gertrude Melton

4 October 1881–27 April 1972 (Age 90)
Sebree, Webster, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Nola Gertrude

When Nola Gertrude Melton was born on 4 October 1881, in Sebree, Webster, Kentucky, United States, her father, Robert Smith Melton, was 40 and her mother, Mary Jane Bryant, was 29. She married Charles Augustus Stoddard on 31 July 1905, in Weber, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. She lived in Ouray, Uintah, Utah, United States in 1930 and Election Precinct 17 Ballard, Uintah, Utah, United States in 1940. She died on 27 April 1972, in Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Roosevelt, Duchesne, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Augustus Stoddard
Nola Gertrude Melton
Marriage: 31 July 1905
Charles Melton Stoddard
Raymond Smith Stoddard
Edgar Bert Stoddard
Elmer Stoddard

Spouse and Children

31 July 1905
Weber, Utah, United States


Parents and Siblings



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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.
1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 11

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 25

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

Northern English: habitational name from any of various places, for example in Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Norfolk, and Yorkshire, all of which have the same origin as Middleton , with Old English middel replaced by its Old Norse equivalent meðal after the Scandinavian settlement of northern and eastern England.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Nola Gertrude Melton Stoddard in household of Charles Augustus Stoddard, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Nola Stoddard in household of John F Stoddard, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Nola G Stoddard in household of Charles A Stoddard, "United States Census, 1940"

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