Lydia Caroline Stork

6 June 1894–22 June 1961 (Age 67)
Bushdale, Milam, Texas, United States

The Life of Lydia Caroline

When Lydia Caroline Stork was born on 6 June 1894, in Bushdale, Milam, Texas, United States, her father, Adolph Stork, was 45 and her mother, Roffine Loehr, was 37. She married Herbert Menn on 3 December 1912, in Milam, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Milam, Texas, United States in 1930 and Justice Precinct 4, Milam, Texas, United States in 1940. She died on 22 June 1961, in Pasadena, Harris, Texas, United States, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

Herbert Menn
1888–1976
Lydia Caroline Stork
1894–1961
Marriage: 3 December 1912
Wallie Mina Menn
1915–2005
Helen Christine Menn
1918–2014
Edwin Herbert Menn
1921–1951
Rubin Adolph Menn
1923–1989

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 December 1912
Milam, Texas, United States
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

    Adolph Stork

    Male1849–1909Male

    Female1857–1943Female

siblings

(13)

    Phillipp Peter Stork

    Male1876–1902Male

    Roffine Emile Stork

    Female1878–1882Female

    Amelia Stork

    Female1879–Female

    Emma Stork

    Female1880–1881Female

    Ida Francisca Stork

    Female1882–1929Female

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1901 · Spindletop Oilfield Discovered

Age 7

"Spindletop, located south of Beaumont, becomes the first major oil well to be discovered in Texas. Other fields were discovered in shortly after, which ultimately led to the highly impactful ""oil boom""."
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 18

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

1 English: from Middle English stork ‘stork’, hence a nickname for a thin man with long legs, or perhaps occasionally a habitational name for someone living at a house distinguished by the sign of a stork. In Yorkshire, where the name is most frequent, it may be a habitational name from a place so named (now known as Storkhill), near Beverley.2 North German: nickname for someone thought to resemble a stork, Middle Low German stork.3 German: habitational name from a place so named in Hesse.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Liddie Menn in household of Herbert Menn, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lydia Mann in household of Herbert Mann, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Lidia Stork in household of Adolph Stork, "United States Census, 1900"

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