Jessie M Muirhead

May 1896–
St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of Jessie M

When Jessie M Muirhead was born in May 1896, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, her father, George Muirhead, was 43 and her mother, Sarah Ann Crowton, was 32. She married George Thomas Skinner on 4 December 1917, in Comanche, Oklahoma, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in St. Louis, Missouri, United States in 1900.

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Family Time Line

George Thomas Skinner
1890–1973
Jessie M Muirhead
1896–
Marriage: 4 December 1917
George M Skinner
1920–2013
Doris Marie Skinner
1922–2016

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 December 1917Comanche, Oklahoma, United States
  • Children

    (2)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1898 · War with the Spanish
    Age 2
    After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
    1904 · The World's Fair of 1904
    Age 8
    St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
    1927
    Age 31
    Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 925;2007: 1734; 2010: 2265)Scottish: habitational name from any of the places in southern Scotland so called, from Older Scots muir ‘moor’ + heid ‘head, end’.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Morehead
    Moorehead
    Moorhead

    Sources (6)

    • Jessie M Skinner in household of George T Skinner, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Jessie Muirhead in entry for William W Kittle and Doris M Skinner, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
    • Jessie M Skinner in household of Sara Muirhead, "United States Census, 1930"

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