Edith Viola Dollahon

8 February 1890–14 December 1985 (Age 95)
West Salem, Edwards, Illinois, United States

The Life of Edith Viola

When Edith Viola Dollahon was born on 8 February 1890, in West Salem, Edwards, Illinois, United States, her father, Henry Franklin Dollahon, was 21 and her mother, Delilah Susan Bowers, was 24. She married Ora Earl Ankenbauer on 24 November 1914, in Kenmare, Ward, North Dakota, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Sauk Prairie Township, Ward, North Dakota, United States in 1910 and Elmdale Township, Ward, North Dakota, United States for about 10 years. She died on 14 December 1985, in Kenmare, Ward, North Dakota, United States, at the age of 95, and was buried in Kenmare, Ward, North Dakota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ora Earl Ankenbauer
1887–1972
Edith Viola Dollahon
1890–1985
Marriage: 24 November 1914
Richard Ankenbauer
1915–2004
Doreen Delilah Ankenbauer
1917–1957
Mary Kathryn Ankenbauer
1918–2009
Elizabeth Ankenbauer
1919–
Kathryn Ankenbauer
1919–
Berlin Ankenbauer
1922–2002
Forrest Bruce Ankenbauer
1924–1994
Foster Earl Ankenbauer
1924–1998
Alden Joe Ankenbauer
1926–2013

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 November 1914
Kenmare, Ward, North Dakota, United States
children

(9)

    Male1915–2004Male

    Female1917–1957Female

    Mary Kathryn Ankenbauer

    Female1918–2009Female

    Elizabeth Ankenbauer

    Female1919–Female

    Kathryn Ankenbauer

    Female1919–Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1892 · The Chicago Canal

Age 2

The Chicago River Canal was built as a sewage treatment scheme to help the city's drinking water not to get contaminated. While the Canal was being constructed the Chicago River's flow was reversed so it could be treated before draining back out into Lake Michigan.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

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.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 26

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

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Sources (3)

  • Edith D Ankenbauer in household of Earl Ankenbauer, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Edith Ankenbauer in household of Earl Ankenbauer, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Edith Ankenbauer in household of Earl Ankenbauer, "United States Census, 1920"

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