Eda Caroline Felton

5 January 1895–1 November 1954 (Age 59)
Iowa, United States

The Life of Eda Caroline

When Eda Caroline Felton was born on 5 January 1895, in Iowa, United States, her father, William Felton, was 26 and her mother, Katherine Drumm, was 21. She married Carl Franz Stoll on 20 February 1917, in Maquoketa, Jackson, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Maquoketa Township, Jackson, Iowa, United States in 1900 and Maquoketa, Jackson, Iowa, United States in 1910. She died on 1 November 1954, at the age of 59.

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Family Time Line

Carl Franz Stoll
1887–1959
Eda Caroline Felton
1895–1954
Marriage: 20 February 1917
Hilda Stoll
1918–2002
Carl Stoll
Ernest Stoll
Margaret Stoll
Helen Stoll
1924–2017

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 February 1917
Maquoketa, Jackson, Iowa, United States
children

(5)

    Female1918–2002Female

    Helen Stoll

    Female1924–2017Female

    Carl Stoll

    MaleMale

    Ernest Stoll

    MaleMale

    Margaret Stoll

    FemaleFemale

Parents and Siblings

    William Felton

    Male1868–1942Male

    Katherine Drumm

    Female1873–1942Female

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

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.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 3

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.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 17

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places so called. Most of them, including those in Herefordshire, Shropshire, and Somerset (Winford), are named from Old English feld ‘pasture’, ‘open country’ + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’. Another place of the same name in Somerset, also known as Whitchurch, has as its first element Old English fileðe ‘hay’. Felton Hill in Northumberland is named with the Old English personal name Fygla(a derivative of fugol ‘bird’; compare Fowle ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Eda Felten in household of Wm Felten, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Eda C Felten in household of William Felten, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Caroline Felton, "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934"

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