John Wallace Stephens

1897–1968 (Age 71)
St. Louis, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of John Wallace

John Wallace Stephens was born in 1897. He had at least 1 son with Bertilla Agnes Winston. He lived in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States in 1930. He died in 1968, in St. Louis, Missouri, United States, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

John Wallace Stephens
1897–1968
Bertilla Agnes Winston
1899–1992
Robert Winston Stephens
1921–1960

Spouse and Children

Children

(1)

World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish
Age 1
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.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904
Age 7
St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
Age 19
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: patronymic from the personal name Stephen ( see Steven ).

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

Possible Related Names

Steven
Stephans

Sources (2)

  • John Stephens, "United States Census, 1930"
  • John W Stephens, "United States Census, 1940"

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