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:
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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
A Day in the Life of Ida Eisenhower: Mother of Dwight D. Eisenhower Having met while attending Lane University in Lecompton, Kansas, David and Ida Eisenhower married in 1885. They moved to Hope, Kansas, and established a dry goods store for their livelihood. David was the proprietor of the store while Ida settled into the routine of homemaker.