Stella Minerva Edvalson

11 April 1907–24 February 1986 (Age 78)
Emmett, Ada, Idaho, United States

The Life Summary of Stella Minerva

When Stella Minerva Edvalson was born on 11 April 1907, in Emmett, Ada, Idaho, United States, her father, Carl Patrick Edvalson, was 35 and her mother, Cecilia Isaacson, was 31. She lived in Utah, United States for about 15 years and Union, Oregon, United States in 1998. She died on 24 February 1986, in Union, Union, Oregon, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Union, Union, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

Carl Patrick Edvalson
1871–1944
Cecilia Isaacson
1875–1964
Fred Le Roy Isaacson
1895–1895
Erick Theodore Edvalson
1896–1956
Carl Isaac Edvalson
1898–1981
Celia Christina Edvalson
1900–1994
Herman Moroni Edvalson
1903–1977
Esther Luella Edvalson
1904–1959
Stella Minerva Edvalson
1907–1986
Arnold Patrick Edvalson
1909–2001
Rulon Richard Edvalson
1910–1980
Edna Pauline Edvalson
1913–1981
Willard Emanuel Edvalson
1914–1989
John Paul Edvalson
1917–2007
Gilbert Henry Edvalson
1919–1919
Ada Margaret Edvalson
1922–2014

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World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed
Age 1
Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1908 · Utah's First National Monument
Age 1
Natural Bridges National Monument was designated a National Monument in 1908 by President Theodore Roosevelt. It is Utah’s first National Monument but didn’t get many visitors until after the uranium boom of the 1950s. Today the Monument and its park became the first International Dark Sky Park certified by the International Dark-Sky Association.
1928 · Bryce Canyon National Park
Age 21
Bryce Canyon, being named after Ebenezer Bryce, was designated first as a national monument by President Warren G. Harding in 1923 but was re-designated as a nation park in 1928 by Congress.

Name Meaning

From Latin stella ‘star’. This was not used as a given name before the 16th century, when Sir Philip Sidney seems to have been the first to use it (as a name deliberately far removed from the prosaic range of everyday names) in the sonnets addressed by Astrophel to his lady, Stella. Stella Maris ‘star of the sea’ was, however, established long before that as a byname of the Virgin Mary, and may have had some influence on the choice of the word as a name.

Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

Story Highlight

Stella - Life Sketch (Shared by Alice Edvalson)

AUNT STELLA The following life sketch was part of the information given by Denny Langford at Stella’s funeral. Stella Minerva Edvalson was born on April 11, 1907 in Emmett, Idaho to Carl Patrick and …

Sources (22)

  • Stella Moneyva Edvalson in household of Cecilia Edvalson, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Stella Min Edvalson, "Oregon Death Index, 1971-2008"
  • Stella Minerva Edvalson in household of Carl Patrick Edvalson, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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