Marion Edward Christy

4 July 1895–1945 (Age 49)
Oklahoma, United States

The Life 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 had at least 1 daughter with Josephine McDowell. He lived in South Choctaw Township, Lincoln, Oklahoma, United States in 1920 and Green Township, Platte, Missouri, United States in 1930. He died in 1945, in Platte, Missouri, United States, at the age of 50.

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Marion Edward Christy
Josephine McDowell
Cleo Marion Christy

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    Cleo Marion Christy


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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

Scottish and northern Irish: variant spelling of Christie .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Marrion E Christie in household of Allen B Funk, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Eddie M Christy, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Eddie Christy, "United States Census, 1930"

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