Keneressa Caroline Stratton

13 June 1846–17 May 1930 (Age 83)
Logan, Ohio, United States

The Life of Keneressa Caroline

When Keneressa Caroline Stratton was born on 13 June 1846, in Logan, Ohio, United States, her father, Hiram Stratton, was 41 and her mother, Olive Parmelia Stewart, was 38. She married Andrew James Stewart in 1866, in Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States in 1900 and Wymore, Gage, Nebraska, United States in 1930. She died on 17 May 1930, in Nebraska, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States.

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Andrew James Stewart
Keneressa Caroline Stratton
Marriage: 1866
Oliver James Stewart
Nannie E Stewart

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Ohio, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 14

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 14

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 22

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places, in Bedfordshire, Dorset, Hampshire, Norfolk, Oxfordshire, Somerset, Suffolk, Surrey, and Wiltshire, so named from Old English strǣt ‘paved high-way’, ‘Roman road’( see Street ) + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’. A place of the same name in Cornwall, which may also be a partial source of the surname, probably has as its first element Cornish stras ‘valley’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Kennie Stewart in household of James Deck, "United States Census, 1930"
  • K C Stewart in household of A J Stewart, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Kenerissa Stratton in household of Hiram Stratton, "United States Census, 1860"

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