Lola May Carpenter

10 May 1893–28 December 1979 (Age 86)
Sullivan, Ashland, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Lola May

When Lola May Carpenter was born on 10 May 1893, in Sullivan, Ashland, Ohio, United States, her father, John Wilbur Carpenter, was 26 and her mother, Rhoda Ellen Workman, was 26. She married Arthur Cloyd Hunter on 23 March 1910, in Knox, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Green Township, Ashland, Ohio, United States in 1920 and Toledo, Lucas, Ohio, United States in 1940. She died on 28 December 1979, in Richland, Ohio, United States, at the age of 86.

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Family Time Line

Arthur Cloyd Hunter
Lola May Carpenter
Marriage: 23 March 1910
Paul Arthur Hunter

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 March 1910Knox, Ohio, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 3
    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 5
    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.
    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
    Age 23
    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.

    Name Meaning

    English (southern): occupational name for a worker in wood, Norman French carpentier (from Late Latin carpentarius ‘cartwright’).Americanized form (translation into English) of German Zimmermann , French Charpentier , Italian Carpentieri , or cognates and equivalents in various other languages.

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

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    Sources (12)

    • Lola May Carpenter Miller, "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003"
    • Lolla M Hunter in household of John W Carpenter, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Lola Way Carpenter, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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