Ida Stevenson

8 September 1863–12 December 1917 (Age 54)
Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The Life of Ida

When Ida Stevenson was born on 8 September 1863, her father, James Hunter Stevenson, was 30 and her mother, Amanda C Detweiler, was 23. She married John H Blackhurst about 1883, in Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Baltimore, Maryland, United States in 1900 and District 4 Assessment District, Anne Arundel, Maryland, United States in 1910. She died on 12 December 1917, in Maryland, United States, at the age of 54, and was buried in Pikesville, Baltimore, Maryland, United States.

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William H. Masson
Ida Stevenson
Stevenson Masson
Charles Augustus Masson
George Frederick Masson

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World Events (8)

1868 · Immigration Station Opens

Age 5

On March 23, 1868, the immigration station at Locust Point, in Baltimore opened. It is the third largest port-of-entry on the East Coast. It closed at the beginning of WWI.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 14

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 18

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English: patronymic from the personal name Steven . As a North American surname, it has assimilated some European cognates such as Stefan and Steffen and their derivatives.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ida Stevenson in household of James Stevenson, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Ida Masson in household of Wm H Masson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Ida S Masson in household of William H Masson, "United States Census, 1910"

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