Ida Elizabeth Stover Eisenhower (May 1, 1862 – September 11, 1946) was the mother of U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower (1890–1969), university president Milton S. Eisenhower (1899–1985), Edgar N. Eisenhower (1889–1971), and Earl D. Eisenhower (1898–1968).
Dwight D. Eisenhower had black ancestry via his maternal side, Ida Elizabeth Stover Eisenhower; it was used politically against him by his opponents. Ida Link’s mother — Elizabeth Link (Eisenhower’s maternal grandmother) has no known family tree:
Ida Elizabeth Stover was the mother of Dwight Eisenhower, 34th President of the United States. She was born in 1862 in Virginia, married in 1885 to David Jacob Eisenhower, and converted to Jehovah's Witnesses in 1895. She died in 1946 in Kansas. Learn more about her life, family, and legacy on WikiTree.
- May 1, 1862
- David Jacob Eisenhower
- September 11, 1946
Stover. Eisenhower. Mother of President Dwight D. Eisenhower Ida Stover Eisenhower was born in Mount Sidney, Virginia, the only daughter of Elizabeth Ida Judah Link (1822–1867) and Simon P. Stover (1822–1873). In September 1885, she married David Jacob Eisenhower, in Lecompton, KS.
David Jacob Eisenhower (1863–1942) Ida Stover (1862–1946) Dwight D. Eisenhower (1890–1969) Mamie Doud (1896–1979) Richard Nixon (1913–1994) Pat Ryan (1912–1993) Doud Eisenhower (1917–1921) John Eisenhower (1922–2013) Barbara Thompson (1926–2014) Edward Cox (1946–present) Tricia Nixon (1946–present) Julie Nixon ...
David Jacob, 1863 – 1942, m. Ida Stover. Dwight David Eisenhower, 1890 – 1969, m. Mamie Doud