Cynthia Virginia McMurtrey

21 February 1884–5 May 1962 (Age 78)
Green Hill, Lauderdale, Alabama, United States

The Life of Cynthia Virginia

When Cynthia Virginia McMurtrey was born on 21 February 1884, in Green Hill, Lauderdale, Alabama, United States, her father, John Spinks McMurtrey, was 39 and her mother, Mary Ann Myrick, was 35. She married Thomas Evit Wallace on 3 February 1909, in Lauderdale, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 5 May 1962, in Florence, Lauderdale, Alabama, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Shiloh Church Of Christ Cemetery, Green Hill, Lauderdale, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Evit Wallace
Cynthia Virginia McMurtrey
Marriage: 3 February 1909
John Albert Wallace
Alvin Thomas Wallace
Melvin Eli Wallace
Evelyn Ann Wallace
Mabel Wallace
Ruby Nellerine Wallace

Spouse and Children

3 February 1909
Lauderdale, Alabama, United States


    John Albert Wallace


    Alvin Thomas Wallace


    Melvin Eli Wallace


    Evelyn Ann Wallace



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Parents and Siblings



+2 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1895 · Alabama State Flag is Adopted

Age 11

Alabama adopted its state flag on February 16, 1895. Act 383 of the Alabama state legislature states, “The flag of the State of Alabama shall be a crimson cross of St. Andrew on a field of white.”
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 22

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

Northern Irish and Scottish: variant spelling of McMurtry .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Cintha Wallace in household of Everett Wallace, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Cythina Wallace in household of Evit T Wallace, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Synthia Wallace in household of Evit Wallace, "United States Census, 1940"

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