Stella Slaby

1 April 1898–1986 (Age 87)
Independence, Trempealeau, Wisconsin, United States

The Life Summary of Stella

When Stella Slaby was born on 1 April 1898, in Independence, Trempealeau, Wisconsin, United States, her father, Thomas Slaby, was 48 and her mother, Anna Filla, was 45. She married Milton Peter Mercier on 23 June 1941, in Olmsted, Minnesota, United States. She lived in Trempealeau, Wisconsin, United States in 1920 and Lemmon, Perkins, South Dakota, United States in 1930. She died in 1986, at the age of 88, and was buried in Calvary Cemetery, Arcadia, Trempealeau, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Milton Peter Mercier
Stella Slaby
Marriage: 23 June 1941

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!
Age 2
This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment
Age 9
The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack
Age 25
Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

(1997: 413;2007: 810; 2010: 1109)Some characteristic forenames: Polish Kazimierz, Stanislaw, Waclaw, Wasil, Witold.Polish (Słaby); Czech and Slovak (Slabý): nickname for a feeble individual, from Polish słaby, Czech and Slovak slabý ‘weak’.

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

Sources (10)

  • Stella Staby in household of Thomas Staby, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Stella E Slaby, "Minnesota, County Marriages, 1860-1949"
  • Stella S Slaby Mercier in entry for Milton Peter Mercier, "Minnesota, County Deaths, 1850-2001"

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