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Grand Island in Hall County, Nebraska — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Original Home of the Stolley Family

Stolley State Park

 
 
Original Home of the Stolley Family Marker (Side A) image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 18, 2012
1. Original Home of the Stolley Family Marker (Side A)
Inscription.
Wilhelm Stolley
April 6, 1831 - May 17, 1911
Wilhelmine F. Hagge Stolley
April 21, 1837 - Jan. 31, 1923
Born in Schleswig Holstein, Germany

Friederich, March 26, 1857 - Sept. 25, 1938
Anna H., June 123, 1859 - Apr. 15, 1929
Born in Davenport, Iowa

Minna M., Sept. 12, 1861 - June 26, 1942
William A., Aug. 17, 1863 - Oct. 16, 1952
Emil G., Sept. 17, 1865 - Nov. 30, 1962
Richard, Feb. 10, 1868 - Dec. 30, 1908
M. Augusta, Oct. 10, 1870 - Oct. 7, 1882
Clara A., March 8, 1873 - Dec. 2, 1948
I. Ottilie, July 18 1876 - March 14, 1922
Olga F., Dec. 8, 1882 - Dec. 26, 1977
Born in this home

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Stolley State Park
Dedicated Oct. 16, 1927

[Marker dedicated] July 4, 1932

 
Erected 1932 by Nebraska State Parks, City of Grand Island and Hall County Historical Society.
 
Location. 40° 54.035′ N, 98° 21.54′ W. Marker is in Grand Island, Nebraska, in Hall County. Click for map. Marker is in Stolley Park, off Stolley Park Road. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2103 Stolley Park Road, Grand Island NE 68801, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within
Original Home of the Stolley Family Marker (Side B) image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 18, 2012
2. Original Home of the Stolley Family Marker (Side B)
2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. La Grande Isle (a few steps from this marker); Oldest Remaining School House (within shouting distance of this marker); Mormon Trail (approx. 1.5 miles away); Old California Overland Trail (approx. 1.5 miles away); Earth Lodge Design and Construction (approx. 1.6 miles away); The Pawnee: Prairie Town Builders, Pawnee History (approx. 1.6 miles away); Grand Island Public School Bell (approx. 1.6 miles away); Pioneer Park (approx. 1.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Grand Island.
 
More about this marker. The side of the marker with family genealogical information was apparently engraved in 1967.
 
Also see . . .  Stolley Park. (Submitted on March 6, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Man-Made FeaturesSettlements & Settlers
 
Original Home of the Stolley Family and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 18, 2012
3. Original Home of the Stolley Family and Marker
Original Home of the Stolley Family image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 18, 2012
4. Original Home of the Stolley Family
Original Home of the Stolley Family image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 18, 2012
5. Original Home of the Stolley Family
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 461 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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