Violet Arther

October 1875–1 December 1957 (Age 82)
Maryland, United States

The Life of Violet

When Violet Arther was born in October 1875, in Maryland, United States, her father, John Arthur, was 24 and her mother, Violet Archibald, was 28. She lived in Custer, Custer, Idaho, United States in 1880. She died on 1 December 1957, in Multnomah, Oregon, United States, at the age of 82.

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Charles Jordan
Violet Arther

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    Charles Jordan



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World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

Age 15

Idaho is the 43rd state.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 23

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: shortened variant of McArthur .

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

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Sources (1)

  • Violet Arther in household of John Arther, "United States Census, 1880"

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