Stephen Meredith

6 July 1881–November 1969 (Age 88)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Stephen

When Stephen Meredith was born on 6 July 1881, in Kentucky, United States, his father, Jeremiah W Jed Meredith, was 20 and his mother, Elizabeth Cook, was 16. He married Rachel Elizabeth Anderson on 29 October 1903, in Grayson, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Magisterial District 1 Brownsville, Grayson, Kentucky, United States in 1900 and Leitchfield, Grayson, Kentucky, United States in 1910. He died in November 1969, in Streator, LaSalle, Illinois, United States, at the age of 88.

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Family Time Line

Stephen Meredith
Rachel Elizabeth Anderson
Marriage: 29 October 1903
Ruby Meredith
Roger Meredith
Mabel Meredith

Spouse and Children


    Rachel Elizabeth Anderson


29 October 1903
Grayson, Kentucky, United States


    Ruby Meredith



    Mabel Meredith


Parents and Siblings



+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 11

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892

Age 23

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

Welsh: from the personal name Maredudd. In Welsh the stress is on the second syllable. The Old Welsh form is Morgetiud, of which the first element may mean ‘pomp, splendor’ and the second is iudd ‘lord’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Steve Meredith, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Sauel Meredith, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Stephen Merideth in household of Jerry Merideth, "United States Census, 1900"

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