Eliza Josie Jenkins

24 March 1882–28 January 1953 (Age 70)
Jackson, Illinois, United States

The Life of Eliza Josie

When Eliza Josie Jenkins was born on 24 March 1882, in Jackson, Illinois, United States, her father, Arthur Blackwell Jenkins, was 26 and her mother, Lucy Caroline Troupe, was 26. She married Daniel Jefferson Snider on 12 November 1903, in Dunklin, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. She lived in Illinois, United States in 1935 and Union Township, Dunklin, Missouri, United States in 1940. She died on 28 January 1953, in St. Louis, Missouri, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Vincent Cemetery, Union Township, Dunklin, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Jefferson Snider
Eliza Josie Jenkins
Marriage: 12 November 1903
Bertha Snider
Beulah May Snider
Opal Snider

Spouse and Children

12 November 1903
Dunklin, Missouri, United States


    Bertha Snider


    Beulah May Snider


    Opal Snider


Parents and Siblings

    Arthur Blackwell Jenkins


    Lucy Caroline Troupe




    Reuben Franklin Jenkins



    Lonnie James Jenkins



    Jenner P Jenkins


+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1885 · The First Skyscraper

Age 3

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.

Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 22

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.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Jenkin . Jenkins is one of the most common names in England, especially southwestern England, but is also especially associated with Wales.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Josie Snider in household of Jeff Snider, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lisa J Snider in household of Daniel J Snider, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Josie J Snider in household of Jefferson Snider, "United States Census, 1910"

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