Ida Mary Aiken

1852–1925 (Age 73)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Ida Mary

When Ida Mary Aiken was born in August 1852, in Ohio, United States, her father, Reverend John Henry Aiken, was 24 and her mother, Martha J. Trainer, was 25. She married Edison Leandor Shepler on 19 October 1876. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Lafayette Township, Allen, Indiana, United States in 1870 and Washington Township, Rush, Indiana, United States for about 40 years. Her occupation is listed as post mistress in Raleigh, Washington Township, Rush, Indiana, United States. She died on 11 December 1925, in Rush, Indiana, United States, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

Edison Leandor Shepler
1855–1930
Ida Mary Aiken
1852–1925
Marriage: 19 October 1876
Martha Elma Shepler
1878–
John Geo. Shepler
1880–
Glenn Franklin Shepler
1883–1949

Spouse and Children

    Edison Leandor Shepler

    Male1855–1930Male

    Female1852–1925Female

MARRIAGE
19 October 1876
children

(3)

    Martha Elma Shepler

    Female1878–Female

    John Geo. Shepler

    Male1880–Male

    Glenn Franklin Shepler

    Male1883–1949Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

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World Events (8)

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 8

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
1863

Age 11

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 20

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

Variant, associated chiefly with northern Ireland, of the Scottish surname Aitken .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ida M Aken in household of John Aken, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Ida Sheplar in household of Edson Sheplar, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ida M Shepler in household of Edson Shepler, "United States Census, 1880"

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