Lula Lee Stopher

16 September 1872–24 May 1953 (Age 80)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Lula Lee

When Lula Lee Stopher was born on 16 September 1872, in Kentucky, United States, her father, Peter R. Stopher, was 27 and her mother, Sarah Murphy, was 21. She married Sampson Lafayett Brown on 23 December 1902, in Mercer, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Stringtown, Mercer, Kentucky, United States in 1920 and Mercer, Kentucky, United States for about 10 years. She died on 24 May 1953, in Harrodsburg, Mercer, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Spring Hill Cemetery, Harrodsburg, Mercer, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Sampson Lafayett Brown
1876–1962
Lula Lee Stopher
1872–1953
Marriage: 23 December 1902
Ethel Mae Brown
1896–1936
Frank Brown
1903–1979

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 December 1902
Mercer, Kentucky, United States
children

(2)

    Ethel Mae Brown

    Female1896–1936Female

    Frank Brown

    Male1903–1979Male

Parents and Siblings

    Peter R. Stopher

    Male1844–1926Male

    Sarah Murphy

    Female1851–Female

siblings

(2)

    Female1872–1953Female

    Lillie Bell Stopher

    Female1877–Female

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 3

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 20

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 24

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

German and English: from a reduced form of Christopher .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lula Brown in household of S L Brown, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Loula L Stopher in household of Peter Stopher, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lula Brown in household of Sampson Brown, "United States Census, 1920"

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