Where was Amelia Earhart born?

Amelia Mary Earhart, daughter of Samuel "Edwin" Stanton Earhart (March 28, 1867) and Amelia "Amy" Otis Earhart (1869-1962), was born on July 24, 1897, in Atchison, Kansas, in the home of her maternal grandfather, Alfred Gideon Otis.

The family home, now a museum in Atchison, Kansas. Amelia"s father worked for the A.T.S.F. railway line in a legal capacity. This may explain her orientation with the color and gem turquoise.