Ida Agnes Sullivan

28 January 1868–17 February 1953 (Age 85)
Westminster, Carroll, Maryland, United States

The Life of Ida Agnes

When Ida Agnes Sullivan was born on 28 January 1868, in Westminster, Carroll, Maryland, United States, her father, David Brown Sullivan, was 29 and her mother, Catherine Zepp, was 27. She married Samuel G Sterner on 30 November 1894, in Carroll, Maryland, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in District 6, Carroll, Maryland, United States in 1870. She died on 17 February 1953, in Westminster, Carroll, Maryland, United States, at the age of 85.

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Samuel G Sterner
Ida Agnes Sullivan
Marriage: 30 November 1894
Paul E Sterner

Spouse and Children

30 November 1894
Carroll, Maryland, United States


Parents and Siblings

    David Brown Sullivan


    Catherine Zepp




    Elizabeth J Sullivan


    Charles Eugene Sullivan



    Noah L. Sullivan


    Amanda Catherine Sullivan


+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1870 · Giving all the right to vote

Age 2

The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 28

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.

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of O’Sullivan, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Súileabháin ‘descendant of Súileabhán’, a personal name composed of the elements súil ‘eye’ + dubh ‘black’, ‘dark’ + the diminutive suffix -án.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ida Sullivan in household of David B Sullivan, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Ida Agnes Sulivan in household of David Sulivan, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Ida A. Sullivan, "Maryland, Marriages, 1666-1970"

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