Are You Related to Amelia Earhart?

Posted by admin on Jul 24, 2012

Amelia Mary Earhart, daughter of Samuel “Edwin” Stanton Earhart (March 28, 1867) and Amelia “Amy” Otis Earhart (1869–1962), was born in Atchison, Kansas, in the home of her maternal grandfather, Alfred Gideon Otis (1827–1912), a former federal judge, president of the Atchison Savings Bank and a leading citizen in Atchison.

This was the second child in the marriage as an infant was stillborn in August 1896. Alfred Otis had not initially favored the marriage and was not satisfied with Edwin’s progress as a lawyer.

Amelia Earhart’s Family Tree

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My great grandmas last name was Earhart – she was the mother of Emily Earhart – I believe my great grandma was the cousin of Amelia Earhart…I was wondering if you could help me to know for sure.

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