Childhood in the Midwest. Amelia Mary Earhart was born on July 24, 1897, the daughter of Edwin and Amy Otis Earhart. Until she was twelve she lived with her wealthy maternal grandparents, Alfred and AmeliaHarres Otis, in Atcheson, Kansas, where she attended a private school.
she went to two high schools Hyde park academy high school and saint Paul high school and also she went to Columbia university.
Amelia Otis Earhart was her mother name Samuel Stanton Earhart was her fathers name and her sister name was grace Muriel Earhart and also George p. Putnam was her former spouse.
she was the first women to fly solo across the Atlantic ocean