Ida Mae Burghalter

27 July 1875–15 August 1953 (Age 78)
Adams Co, IN, USA

The Life of Ida Mae

When Ida Mae Burghalter was born on 27 July 1875, her father, Christian Burghalter, was 42 and her mother, Mary C Hartman, was 39. She married Edward H. Stahly on 29 December 1900, in Adams, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. She lived in Ceylon, Adams, Indiana, United States in 1910 and Wabash Township, Adams, Indiana, United States for about 10 years. She died on 15 August 1953, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

Edward H. Stahly
Ida Mae Burghalter
Marriage: 29 December 1900
Wilbert STAHLY
Christian Stahly
Paul W Stahly
Albert Stahly

Spouse and Children

29 December 1900
Adams, Indiana, United States



    Christian Stahly


    Paul W Stahly


    Albert Stahly


Parents and Siblings

    Christian Burghalter






    Amelia Burkholder


    Amanda Mary Burghalter



    Sarah Burkholder


+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1876 · The Battle of Little Bighorn

Age 1

An armed conflict between the Lakota, Northern Cheyenne, and Arapaho tribes and the 7th Cavalry of the US Army. The battle was the most significant action of the Great Sioux War of 1876.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 21

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.

Name Meaning

Swiss German: topographic name composed of the Middle High German elements burc ‘castle’ (originally also ‘protection’) + halter from halde ‘slope’, hence a name for someone living by a castle or fortified town.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ida Staley in household of Edward Staley, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ida Burkhalter in household of Christ Burkhalter, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Ida Burkholder in household of Christian Burkholder, "United States Census, 1880"

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