Angilee Stikeleather

18 January 1925–17 April 1996 (Age 71)
Arcadia, DeSoto, Florida, United States

The Life of Angilee

When Angilee Stikeleather was born on 18 January 1925, in Arcadia, DeSoto, Florida, United States, her father, Luther Lee Stikeleather, was 30 and her mother, Angeline Roberts, was 22. She married Gale Lee Foley on 13 November 1942, in Arcadia, DeSoto, Florida, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died on 17 April 1996, in Manchester, Coffee, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Oak Ridge Cemetery, Arcadia, DeSoto, Florida, United States.

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Family Time Line

Gale Lee Foley
Angilee Stikeleather
Marriage: 13 November 1942
Linda Lee Foley
Thomas Wesley Foley

Spouse and Children

13 November 1942
Arcadia, DeSoto, Florida, United States


    Linda Lee Foley


    Thomas Wesley Foley


Parents and Siblings



+1 More Child

World Events (8)


Age 2

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1931 · The Parthenon is Built

Age 6

In 1931, a full scale replica of the Parthenon in Greece was erected in Nashville, Tennessee. The Parthenon was meant to be temporary, but became a permanent part of Tennessee culture. It also has a replica of the statue of Athena the Goddess of War.At the same time a city over Memphis built  giant pyramid replica to remind everyone what the city was named for. 
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 19

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Steigleder, probably a metonymic occupational name for a stirrup maker, from Middle High German stīcleder ‘stirrup’ (from a derivative of Middle High German stīgan ‘to climb’ + leder ‘leather’).

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

Sources (3)

  • Angilie Stekeleather in household of L L Stekeleather, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Angie Lee Stikeleather in household of Luther L Stikeleather, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Angilee Stikeleather Foley, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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