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Edwin Stanton Earhart1,2,3

M, #215, b. 28 March 1871, d. 23 September 1930
Father*David Earhart4,5 b. 28 February 1818, d. 13 August 1903
Mother*Mary Wells Patton4,5 b. 28 September 1821, d. 19 May 1893
RelationshipsFather of Amelia Mary Earhart
Brother of Harriet Augusta Earhart
ChartsAmelia Mary Earhart's Ancestors
Birth*28 March 1871 Edwin Stanton Earhart was born on 28 March 1871 at Atchison, Atchison County, Kansas, USA.6 
 He was the son of David Earhart and Mary Wells Patton.4,5 
Birth28 March 1872 Edwin Stanton Earhart was born on 28 March 1872 at Atchison, Atchison County, Kansas, USA.5 
Marriage*16 October 1895 Edwin Stanton Earhart married Amelia Otis, daughter of Alfred Gideon Otis and Amelia Josephine Harres, on 16 October 1895 at Wyandotte County, Kansas, USA.2 
Divorce*circa July 1924 Edwin Stanton Earhart and Amelia Otis were divorced circa July 1924.7 
Marriage*say April 1927 Edwin Stanton Earhart married Helen M (?) say April 1927.8 
Marriage16 October 1895 Edwin Stanton Earhart married Amelia Otis, daughter of Alfred Gideon Otis and Amelia Josephine Harres, at Trinity Episcopal Church on 16 October 1895 at Fifth & Utah St, Atchison, Atchison County, Kansas, USA.9,1,6 
Death*23 September 1930 Edwin Stanton Earhart died on 23 September 1930 at Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA, at age 59 years, 5 months and 26 days.10,11 
Death1929 Edwin Stanton Earhart died in 1929 at age 57 years.12 
Burial*25 September 1930 Edwin Stanton Earhart was buried on 25 September 1930 at Glendale, Los Angeles County, California, USA.11 
Name-Variation  Edwin Stanton Earhart was also known as Edward Stanton Earhart.13,6 
Graduationfrom 1886 to 1890 Edwin Stanton Earhart graduated from the at Thiel College from 1886 to 1890 at Greenville, Mercer County, Pennsylvania, USA.7,14 
Misc*June 1890 Edwin Stanton Earhart and Amelia Otis were Amy's coming-out party in June 1890 at 223 North Terrace (was N. 1st), SW corner 1st & Santa Fe, Atchison, Atchison County, Kansas, USA.15 
Employment*from 15 September 1892 to 1893 Edwin Stanton Earhart and Harriet Augusta Earhart were employed as faculty members at Midland College from 15 September 1892 to 1893 at Highland Park, Atchison, Atchison County, Kansas, USA.14,16 
Graduationfrom 1893 to 1895 Edwin Stanton Earhart graduated from the at University of Kansas from 1893 to 1895 at Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas, USA.7,14 
Death of Mother19 May 1893 His mother Mary Wells Patton died on 19 May 1893.17 
Occupationfrom 1895 to 1905 Edwin Stanton Earhart was a lawyer from 1895 to 1905.18,19 
Death of DaughterAugust 1896 His daughter (?) Earhart died in August 1896.20 
Birth of Daughter24 July 1897 His daughter Amelia Mary Earhart was born on 24 July 1897 at Atchison, Atchison County, Kansas, USA.21,6,22,23,3 
Birth of Daughter29 December 1899 His daughter Muriel Grace Earhart was born on 29 December 1899 at Kansas City, Wyandotte County, Kansas, USA.24,6,3 
Occupation*from 1900 to 1930 Edwin Stanton Earhart was an attorney from 1900 to 1930.6,3,8,25 
Death of Father13 August 1903 His father David Earhart died on 13 August 1903.17 
Employment*1908 Edwin Stanton Earhart was employed as the President at Fort Worth Railroad in 1908 at Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas, USA.26 
(Witness) Funeral14 January 1908 or 15 January 1908 Edwin Stanton Earhart attended the funeral of Isabella Earhart on 14 January 1908 or 15 January 1908 at Boyertown, Berks County, Pennsylvania, USA.26 
Religion*before 1924 Edwin Stanton Earhart was Christian Science before 1924 at Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA.7 
Marriage of Daughtercirca 1925 His daughter Muriel Grace Earhart married Albert Morrissey circa 1925.27 
Illness*circa 8 January 1930 Edwin Stanton Earhart was ill with throat cancer circa 8 January 1930.10,11 
Name-Variation  Edwin Stanton Earhart was also known as Ed.7 
Occupation Edwin Stanton Earhart was a claim agent at Metropolitan Street Railways, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, USA.11 

Timeline

DateEventPrincipal
28 March 1871BirthEdwin Stanton Earhart6
Edwin Stanton Earhart4,5
28 March 1872BirthEdwin Stanton Earhart5
19 May 1893Death of MotherMary Wells Patton17
16 October 1895MarriageEdwin Stanton Earhart9,1,6
16 October 1895MarriageEdwin Stanton Earhart2
August 1896Death of Daughter(?) Earhart20
24 July 1897Birth of DaughterAmelia Mary Earhart21,6,22,23,3
29 December 1899Birth of DaughterMuriel Grace Earhart24,6,3
13 August 1903Death of FatherDavid Earhart17
14 January 1908 or 15 January 1908FuneralIsabella Earhart26
circa July 1924DivorceEdwin Stanton Earhart7
circa 1925Marriage of DaughterMuriel Grace Earhart27
say April 1927MarriageEdwin Stanton Earhart8
1929DeathEdwin Stanton Earhart12
23 September 1930DeathEdwin Stanton Earhart10,11
25 September 1930BurialEdwin Stanton Earhart11

Census and Residence

Year & PlaceLabel & RoleHead of Household
1880, Kansas Avenue, Atchison, Atchison County, Kansas, USACensus, SiblingHarriet Augusta Earhart28
1895, Ward 4, Kansas City, Wyandotte County, Kansas, USACensus, WitnessNorthrup Moore29
a 1895, 1021 Ann Ave, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, USAResidence, ResidentEdwin Stanton Earhart20,9
1898, Atchison, Atchison County, Kansas, USAResidence, ResidentEdwin Stanton Earhart27
1900, Kansas City, Wyandotte County, Kansas, USAResidence, ResidentEdwin Stanton Earhart1
1900, 1021 Ann Ave, Kansas City, Wyandotte County, Kansas, USACensus, PrincipalEdwin Stanton Earhart3
1905, Kansas City, Wyandotte County, Kansas, USACensus, PrincipalEdwin Stanton Earhart19
1907, Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, USAResidence, ResidentEdwin Stanton Earhart27
1908, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, USAResidence, ResidentEdwin Stanton Earhart26
1908, Galveston, Galveston County, Texas, USAResidence, ResidentEdwin Stanton Earhart26
1910, 1443 Eighth St, Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, USACensus, PrincipalEdwin Stanton Earhart6
1911, Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, USAResidence, ResidentEdwin Stanton Earhart27
1913, Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, USAResidence, ResidentEdwin Stanton Earhart7
1914, Springfield, Greene County, Missouri, USAResidence, ResidentEdwin Stanton Earhart7
c 1915, Kansas, USAResidence, ResidentEdwin Stanton Earhart7
1920, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USACensus, PrincipalEdwin Stanton Earhart25
c 1922, Fourth St, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USAResidence, ResidentEdwin Stanton Earhart7,11
1930, 1330 Wildwood Dr, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USACensus, PrincipalEdwin Stanton Earhart8

Family

Amelia Otis b. 28 February 1869, d. 29 October 1962
Marriage*16 October 1895 Edwin Stanton Earhart married Amelia Otis, daughter of Alfred Gideon Otis and Amelia Josephine Harres, on 16 October 1895 at Wyandotte County, Kansas, USA.2 
Marriage16 October 1895 Edwin Stanton Earhart married Amelia Otis, daughter of Alfred Gideon Otis and Amelia Josephine Harres, at Trinity Episcopal Church on 16 October 1895 at Fifth & Utah St, Atchison, Atchison County, Kansas, USA.9,1,6 
Divorce*circa July 1924 Edwin Stanton Earhart and Amelia Otis were divorced circa July 1924.7 
Children
Last Edited9 December 2011

Citations

  1. [S281] Genealogical and Biographical Record of North-Eastern Kansas (Chicago: Lewis Publishing Co, 1900), 27; Richard Tonsing, 4742 Bamboo Way, Fair Oaks, Sacramento County, California, USA.
  2. [S2573] "Kansas Marriages, 1840-1935," [database online], Salt Lake City, Utah, https://www.familysearch.org, held by Family History Library, 35 North West Temple, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA, 40.7702,-111.8945. "Kansas Marriages, 1840-1935," database, "FamilySearch" (https://familysearch.org). Index includes the IGI, digital copies of original records, and compiled records. FHL digital and microfilm copies. Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah., Groom's Name: Edwin Stnaton Earhart Groom's Birth Date: 1867 Groom's Birthplace: Of Wyandotte Co., Kans. Groom's Age: 28 Bride's Name: Amy Otis Bride's Birth Date: 1871 Bride's Birthplace: Of Atchison Co., Kans. Bride's Age: 24 Marriage Date: 16 Oct 1895 Marriage Place: Wyandotte Co., Kansas Groom's Father's Name: Groom's Mother's Name: Bride's Father's Name: Bride's Mother's Name: Groom's Race: Groom's Marital Status: Groom's Previous Wife's Name: Bride's Race: Bride's Marital Status: Bride's Previous Husband's Name: Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M74353-1 System Origin: Kansas-EASy Source Film Number: 1601509 Reference Number: Mar Kan. V,9 10 11.
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