Linnie B Mercer

about 1908–
Houston, Alabama, United States

The Life of Linnie B

When Linnie B Mercer was born about 1908, in Houston, Alabama, United States, her father, Clifford M. Mercer, was 28 and her mother, Ada B Woodall, was 24. She married John Malachi Moncrief on 25 November 1925, in Marianna, Jackson, Florida, United States. She lived in Chattahoochee, Gadsden, Florida, United States in 1935 and Election Precinct 2 Raiford, Union, Florida, United States in 1940.

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John Malachi Moncrief
Linnie B Mercer
Marriage: 25 November 1925

Spouse and Children

25 November 1925
Marianna, Jackson, Florida, United States

Parents and Siblings



    Ressie Mercer


    Hubert Lemuel Mercer


    Oswell W Mercer



    Hazel A Mercer


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World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 0

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1912 · Alabama Equal Suffrage Association Formed

Age 4

The Alabama Equal Suffrage Association was founded in Birmingham to fight for the voting rights of white women.

Age 33

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English and Catalan: occupational name for a trader, from Old French mercier, Late Latin mercarius (an agent derivative of merx, genitive mercis, ‘merchandise’). In Middle English the term was applied particularly to someone who dealt in textiles, especially the more costly and luxurious fabrics such as silks, satin, and velvet.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Minnie B Moncrief in household of Malachi Moncrief, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Linnie Moncrief in household of J M Moncrief, "Florida State Census, 1935"
  • Linnie B Moncrief in household of John M Moncrief, "United States Census, 1940"

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