Idyl Mae Mills

3 April 1893–27 September 1958 (Age 65)
Grayson, Texas, United States

The Life of Idyl Mae

When Idyl Mae Mills was born on 3 April 1893, in Grayson, Texas, United States, her father, Elijah Pope Mills, was 43 and her mother, Mary Elizabeth Bartholomew, was 39. She married Roscoe Holley on 10 January 1910, in Hopkins, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She lived in Sombrio, Guadalupe, New Mexico, United States in 1930 and Election Precinct 25 Sombrio, Guadalupe, New Mexico, United States in 1940. She died on 27 September 1958, in New Mexico, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Clovis, Curry, New Mexico, United States.

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Family Time Line

Roscoe Holley
1886–1945
Idyl Mae Mills
1893–1958
Marriage: 10 January 1910
Elvin Leon Holley
1910–1978
Douglas Elijah Holley
1913–1965
William Irvin HOLLEY
1916–1983

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
10 January 1910
Hopkins, Texas, United States
children

(3)

    Elvin Leon Holley

    Male1910–1978Male

    Douglas Elijah Holley

    Male1913–1965Male

    William Irvin HOLLEY

    Male1916–1983Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 1

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

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.
1912

Age 19

New Mexico is the 47th state.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: variant of Mill 1.2 English: either a metronymic form of Mill 2, or a variant of Miles .3 Irish: in Ulster this is the English name, but elsewhere in Ireland it may be a translation of a Gaelic topographic byname, an Mhuilinn ‘of the mill’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Idyl Holly in household of Roscow Hally, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Idyl Holly in household of Mary C Holly, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Odle Holley in household of Robert H Holley, "United States Census, 1910"

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