Lydia Alce McMillion

20 August 1890–11 March 1967 (Age 76)
Calvert, Robertson, Texas, United States

The Life of Lydia Alce

When Lydia Alce McMillion was born on 20 August 1890, in Calvert, Robertson, Texas, United States, her father, William Adair McMillion, was 33 and her mother, Mary Matilda (Molly) Shook, was 23. She married Robert Benjamin Parnell on 28 October 1906, in Falls, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Justice Precinct 4, Falls, Texas, United States for about 40 years. She died on 11 March 1967, in Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States, at the age of 76.

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Robert Benjamin Parnell
Lydia Alce McMillion
Marriage: 28 October 1906
Bennie Lee Parnell
Robert William Parnell
Ruby Parnell
Marge Parnell
Mattie Alice Parnell

Spouse and Children

28 October 1906
Falls, Texas, United States


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World Events (8)

1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 4

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 6

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 · The Girl Scouts

Age 22

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of McMillan .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lydia Parnell in household of R Ben Parnell, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Lydia A Parnell in household of Ben Parnell, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Lydia Parnell in household of Ben Parnell, "United States Census, 1920"

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