Stella Stokes (1885 - 1969)

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Stella Stokes
1885 - 1969
updated February 06, 2019
Stella Stokes was born on November 28, 1885. She died in November 1969 at 83 years of age. We know that Stella Stokes had been residing in Butler, Butler County, Pennsylvania 16001.


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Stella Stokes died in November 1969 at 83 years old. She was born on November 28, 1885. There is no information about Stella's surviving family. We know that Stella Stokes had been residing in Butler, Butler County, Pennsylvania 16001.
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In 1885, in the year that Stella Stokes was born, on June 17th, the Statue of Liberty arrived in New York Harbor. Two hundred thousand people and hundreds of boats greeted the statue. It had to be assembled but that had to wait until the pedestal was completed the following April.

In 1900, Stella was just 15 years old when when Floradora opened on Broadway. A huge success in London - opening in 1899 and running for 455 performances - the musical was even more successful in New York - running for 552 performances. The "Floradora girls" were the hit of the show - a "sextette of tall, gorgeous damsels, clad in pink walking costumes, black picture hats and carrying frilly parasols who swished onto the stage and captivated New York for no other reason than they were utterly stunning" ("tall and gorgeous" translated to 5'4"). A sensation, each Floradora girl was said to have married a millionaire.

In 1914, when she was 29 years old, in August, the Panama Canal opened to traffic. Begun by the French in the 1880's and abandoned, the United States undertook further construction in 1904. After 10 years, and the elimination of malaria carrying mosquitoes (which caused immense delays for the French and the Americans), the 48 mile long artificial waterway - a series of locks - created a shortcut for ships traveling between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.

In 1929, at the age of 44 years old, Stella was alive when American Samoa officially became a U.S. territory. Although a part of the United States since 1900, the Ratification Act of 1929 vested "all civil, judicial, and military powers in the President of the United States of America".

In 1969, in the year of Stella Stokes's passing, on January 20th, Richard M. Nixon became the 37th President of the United States. Previously the Vice President to President Eisenhower, Nixon was the only President to resign in office - in his second term.

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Mar 20, 1907 - March 1973
Springfield, Missouri
Stella M Stokes
Jan 6, 1911 - Feb 3, 1992
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Jan 1, 1883 - May 15, 1974
San Antonio, TX
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Jan 18, 1890 - February 1983
Hillsboro, Texas
Stella E Stokes
May 8, 1909 - Aug 12, 1992
Chattanooga, TN
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Oct 22, 1880 - August 1973
Lansing, Michigan
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Feb 27, 1890 - May 1981
Carmi, Illinois
Stella M Stokes
Dec 14, 1919 - Jun 21, 2009
Eufaula, AL
Stella H Stokes
Jun 26, 1913 - Jul 29, 1999
Statesboro, GA
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Apr 18, 1922 - Aug 15, 1996
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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Feb 7, 1900 - Oct 17, 1989
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Harold Stokes
Jun 17, 1901 - September 1979
Easton, PA
James Stokes
Jul 29, 1916 - April 1962
Eugene Stokes
Oct 20, 1916 - December 1980
Pittsburgh, PA
Edward v Stokes
Mar 25, 1921 - Jun 5, 1999
Sun City, AZ
Donald Stokes
Jul 18, 1925 - June 1970
Venard Stokes
Feb 8, 1927 - February 1974
Florence E Stokes
Oct 25, 1911 - Mar 23, 2001
Pittsburgh, PA
Verneita Stokes
Apr 24, 1928 - May 14, 2000
Pittsburgh, PA
Florence A Stokes
Jul 27, 1897 - Oct 11, 1988
Allentown, PA
Lois L Stokes
Jul 12, 1915 - Oct 15, 2010
Butler, PA
Catherine Stokes
Oct 3, 1938 - May 2, 2009
Natick, MA
Lenward Stokes
Nov 25, 1897 - March 1971
Philadelphia, PA
Anna A Stokes
Jul 31, 1902 - Sep 9, 1990
Pittsburgh, PA
James A Stokes
Apr 3, 1944 - Mar 19, 2002
Ormond Beach, FL
Clifford Stokes
Nov 8, 1894 - October 1971
Philadelphia, PA
Ricardo Clinton Stokes
Dec 13, 1951 - Apr 29, 2007
Florence S Stokes
Jan 27, 1899 - May 7, 1996
Lancaster, PA
Ryan P Stokes
Dec 18, 1974 - Oct 7, 2009
Canonsburg, PA
William Stokes
Apr 8, 1916 - March 1983
Jeannette, PA
William Stokes
Jun 15, 1900 - December 1968
Pittsburgh, PA

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Helen Trautman
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Butler, PA
Kenneth R Craig
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Butler, PA
Florence Reed
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Frank Turner
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