Gertrude Faye Stahl

25 September 1900–3 March 1994 (Age 93)
Greene, Indiana, United States

The Life of Gertrude Faye

When Gertrude Faye Stahl was born on 25 September 1900, in Greene, Indiana, United States, her father, George Douglas STAHL, was 39 and her mother, Mary Matilda Ward, was 36. She married Estyl Clark Dayhoff on 31 August 1921, in Greene, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Smith Township, Greene, Indiana, United States for about 30 years. She died on 3 March 1994, in Linton, Greene, Indiana, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Jasonville, Greene, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Estyl Clark Dayhoff
Gertrude Faye Stahl
Marriage: 31 August 1921
Samuel Stahl Dayhoff
Francis W Dayhoff

Spouse and Children

31 August 1921
Greene, Indiana, United States


    Samuel Stahl Dayhoff


    Francis W Dayhoff


Parents and Siblings




    Jessie Alice Stahl


    Carl William Stahl



World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

Age 6

The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.

Age 27

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for a smith or armorer, from Middle High German stāl ‘steel’, ‘armor’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Fay Stahl in household of George D Stahl, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Fay G Dayhoff in household of Clark E Dayhoff, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Faye Dayhoff in household of Clark Dayhoff, "United States Census, 1940"

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