Michael Stoker

6 September 1847–1 April 1875 (Age 27)
Mount Pisgah, Union, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Michael

When Michael Stoker was born on 6 September 1847, in Mount Pisgah, Union, Iowa, United States, his father, William Stoker, was 28 and his mother, Almira Winegar, was 29. He married Almira Jane Wilson on 12 December 1870, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 1 April 1875, in Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 27, and was buried in Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Michael Stoker
Almira Jane Wilson
Marriage: 12 December 1870
Almira Jane Stoker
Michael Clarence Stoker
William Ervin Stoker

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 December 1870Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (6)

    Age 4
    Historical Boundaries: 1851: Union, Iowa, United States
    1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines
    Age 10
    The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.
    Age 16
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name for someone who lived at a place called Stoke; see Stoke .English: in northeastern England, a variant of Stokoe .English: in southern England, especially in Sussex and Surrey, a variant of Stocker .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Michael Stoker 1847-1875

    Michael Stoker (1847 - 1875) by Jay C Deeben Michael Stoker was born on 6 Sept 1847 in Mount Pisgah, Harrison, Iowa1 into the home of William Stoker2 (1819-1892) and Almira Winegar (1818-1884). He …

    Sources (14)

    • Michael Stoker in household of Wm Stoker, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Michael Stoker in entry for Almira Jane Stoker, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"
    • Michael Stoker in household of William Stoker, "United States Census, 1870"

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