Lela Jane Probst

1867–1955 (Age 88)
Catawba, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Lela Jane

When Lela Jane Probst was born in 1867, in Catawba, North Carolina, United States, her father, George M Probst, was 46 and her mother, Eliza Jane Hoover Hermon Propst, was 28. She married Albert Elcanah Eckard on 9 November 1900, in Catawba, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Rural, Waupaca, Wisconsin, United States in 1935 and Clines Township, Catawba, North Carolina, United States in 1940. She died in 1955, at the age of 88.

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Family Time Line

Albert Elcanah Eckard
1878–1965
Lela Jane Probst
1867–1955
Marriage: 9 November 1900
George Vernon Eckard
1901–1975
William Emanuel Eckard
1903–1949
James Alonzo Eckard
1905–1971
Beulah Elizabeth Eckard
1909–1973
Floy Jane Eckard
1913–1988
Fay J Ekard
1914–
Emory Albert Eckard
1919–1953
Ekard
1919–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
9 November 1900
Catawba, North Carolina, United States
children

(8)

    Male1901–1975Male

    William Emanuel Eckard

    Male1903–1949Male

    James Alonzo Eckard

    Male1905–1971Male

    Beulah Elizabeth Eckard

    Female1909–1973Female

    Female1913–1988Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    George M Probst

    Male1821–1884Male

    Eliza Jane Hoover Hermon Propst

    Female1839–1891Female

siblings

(4)

    Female1861–1962Female

    Jennie Probst

    Female1865–Female

    Female1867–1955Female

    Anna Geneva Probst

    Female1870–1916Female

World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 0

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1867 · The First Successful Typewriter is Invented

Age 0

A patent was filed on October 11, 1867, on a new direct action typewriter. The patent was filed by Christopher Latham Sholes, Carlos Glidden, and Samuel Soule who had invented the prototype in Milwaukee.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 23

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

1 German: from Middle High German probest ‘superviser’, ‘provost’ (from Latin propositus), an occupational name for the head of a religious chapter or educational establishment, or, since such officials were usually clergy and celibate, a nickname probably for a selfimportant person.2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): from German Probst ‘provost’; the reason for its adoption is unknown.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lela J Ekard in household of Albert E Ekard, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Lela J Ekard in household of Albert E Ekard, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Leila Eckard in household of Albert E Eckard, "United States Census, 1940"

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