Elsie Virginia Sohlinger

30 September 1885–16 May 1974 (Age 88)
Stoutsville, Monroe, Missouri, United States

The Life of Elsie Virginia

When Elsie Virginia Sohlinger was born on 30 September 1885, in Stoutsville, Monroe, Missouri, United States, her father, John Philip Sohlinger, was 23 and her mother, Emma L. Cluskey, was 19. She died on 16 May 1974, in Shelbina, Shelby, Missouri, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Stoutsville, Monroe, Missouri, United States.

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John Philip Sohlinger
Emma L. Cluskey
Elsie Virginia Sohlinger
Oneita M Sohlinger

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World Events (8)


Age 1

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

Age 19

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.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 24

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from a place called Bohling in Baden or Bohlingen in Württemberg.

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

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