Ira Oscar Stuckey

29 October 1868–28 July 1956 (Age 87)
Iowa, United States

The Life of Ira Oscar

When Ira Oscar Stuckey was born on 29 October 1868, in Iowa, United States, his father, James Brown Stuckey, was 33 and his mother, Sarah Jane Prewitt, was 27. He married Lora Manda Streepy on 12 April 1893, in Appanoose, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Iola, Allen, Kansas, United States for about 10 years and York, York, Nebraska, United States in 1940. In 1898, at the age of 30, his occupation is listed as president of school board in Udell, Appanoose, Iowa, United States. He died on 28 July 1956, at the age of 87, and was buried in Fairview Cemetery, Udell, Appanoose, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ira Oscar Stuckey
Lora Manda Streepy
Marriage: 12 April 1893
Loyd C Stuckey
Myrle Aletha Stuckey

Spouse and Children

12 April 1893
Appanoose, Iowa, United States


Parents and Siblings

    James Brown Stuckey


    Sarah Jane Prewitt




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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.
1877 · Nicodemus is Founded

Age 9

The town of Nicodemus was founded by African-American migrants from Kansas in 1877.
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

1 English: habitational name from Stiffkey in Norfolk (pronounced Stuckey), so named from Old English styfic ‘tree stumps’ + ēg ‘island’ or ‘higher ground in a marsh’.2 Americanized spelling of German Stucki .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ira A Stuckey, "Kansas State Census, 1915"
  • Ira U Stockey, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ira O Stuckey, "United States Census, 1940"

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