Marion Edward Christy

Male4 July 1895–1945

Brief Life History of Marion Edward

When Marion Edward Christy was born on 4 July 1895, in Oklahoma, United States, his father, Marion Christy, was 28 and his mother, Nancy Ellen Funk, was 22. He married Josephine McDowell on 26 November 1919, in Chandler, Lincoln, Oklahoma, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Green Township, Platte, Missouri, United States in 1930 and New Market, Platte, Missouri, United States for about 5 years. He died in 1945, in Platte, Missouri, United States, at the age of 50.

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Marion Edward Christy
Josephine McDowell
Marriage: 26 November 1919
Cleo Marion Christy

Sources (8)

  • Eddie Christy, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Eddie Christy, "Oklahoma, County Marriages, 1890-1995"
  • Eddie Christy, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 November 1919Chandler, Lincoln, Oklahoma, United States
  • Children (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (2)

    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 1

    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.


    Age 12

    Oklahoma is the 46th state.

    1909 · The NAACP is formed

    Age 14

    Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

    Name Meaning

    English and northern Irish: variant of Christie .

    American shortened and altered form of the Scandinavian patronymics Christiansen and Christianson .

    Indian and Indonesian: variant of Christi 2.

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

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