Eartha M Stafford (1926 - 2008)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Eartha M Stafford’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Eartha so that her life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Eartha’s biography.

Eartha M Stafford Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Eartha M Stafford and her immediate Stafford family. Add to Eartha M Stafford's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with her family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Eartha.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Eartha M Stafford? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Key West, Monroe County, Florida

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Eartha finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Eartha attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Eartha did for a living or if she had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Eartha M Stafford is a military veteran.

Middle name

M

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Eartha's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Eartha's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Eartha a religious woman? Add Eartha’s religion

Gender

Female

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Eartha during various points of her life.

Timeline

1926 - In the year that Eartha M Stafford was born, on October 31st, Harry Houdini died in Michigan. Houdini was the most famed magician of his time and perhaps of all time, especially for his acts involving escapes - from handcuffs, straitjackets, chains, ropes slung from skyscrapers, and more. He was president of the Society of American Magicians and stringently upheld professional ethics. He died of complications from a ruptured appendix. Although he had received a blow to the area a couple of days previously, the connection between the blow and his appendicitis is disputed.

1962 - By the time she was 36 years old, on October 1st, African-American James H. Meredith, escorted by federal marshals, registered at the University of Mississippi - becoming the first African-American student admitted to the segregated college. He had been inspired by President Kennedy's inaugural address to apply for admission.

1965 - She was 39 years old when the television show "I Spy" premiered in the fall season on NBC. The stars were Bill Cosby and Robert Culp, making Cosby the first African American to headline a television show. Four stations - in Georgia, Florida, and Alabama - refused to air the show.

1977 - By the time she was 51 years old, on January 20th, Jimmy Carter became the 39th President of the United States. Running against incumbent Gerald Ford, he won 50.1% of the popular vote to Ford's 48.0%. He was elected to only one term.

1981 - Eartha was 55 years old when on August 1st, MTV debuted. It was the first music video TV channel. The first music video played was the Buggles' "Video Killed the Radio Star" - the second was Pat Benatar's "You Better Run".

Eartha M Stafford Family Tree

Who was Eartha’s parents? Did she get married and did they have children? Share Eartha’s family tree to share her legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Eartha's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Eartha M Stafford
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Eartha's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Eartha M Stafford is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to her obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Eartha M Stafford died on April 3, 2008 at 81 years of age. No cause of death has been entered. She was born on September 11, 1926. We are unaware of information about Eartha's family. We know that Eartha M Stafford had been residing in Key West, Monroe County, Florida.

Memories

What do you remember about Eartha M Stafford? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about her. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Eartha is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Eartha M Stafford

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources