Ethel Mcpheeters

1892–1943 (Age 50)
Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States

The Life of Ethel

When Ethel Mcpheeters was born on 27 December 1892, in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States, her father, Sylvester Francis McPheeters, was 34 and her mother, Florence Rosetta Short, was 29. She married Edwin Emil Stark on 27 December 1913, in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Garfield, Whitman, Washington, United States in 1920 and Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States in 1930. She died on 15 April 1943, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 50.

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Family Time Line

Ethel Mcpheeters
Edwin Emil Stark
Marriage: 27 December 1913
Clifford L Stark

Spouse & Children

  • Female1892–1943Female

  • Edwin Emil Stark


27 December 1913
Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States


  • Clifford L Stark


Parents & Siblings



World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

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.
1897 · Seattle Grows Quickly

Age 5

The Klondike gold rush started in 1896 in Canada, but by 1897 as miners started moving and following the gold it caused for Seattle to rapidly grow as more miners joined the search for gold.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 14

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Gille Pheadair, a patronymic from a Gaelic personal name meaning ‘servant of (Saint) Peter ’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Ethel Stark in household of Edwin E Stark, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ethel Stark in household of Edwin E Stark, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ethel Stark, "United States Census, 1940"

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