Roxie E. Hobbs

April 1894–4 May 1986 (Age 92)
Arkansas, United States

The Life of Roxie E.

When Roxie E. Hobbs was born in April 1894, in Arkansas, United States, her father, James Greenfield Blackburn Smith Hobbs, was 39 and her mother, Sarah Melvina Davis, was 34. She married Samuel H. Thompson on 5 April 1914, in Pottawatomie, Oklahoma, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in South Creek Township, Lincoln, Oklahoma, United States in 1920. She died on 4 May 1986, in Lincoln, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Prague Cemetery, Prague, Lincoln, Oklahoma, United States.

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Samuel H. Thompson
Roxie E. Hobbs
Marriage: 5 April 1914
Edna Mae Thompson
Onis William Thompson

Spouse and Children

    Samuel H. Thompson



5 April 1914
Pottawatomie, Oklahoma, United States


    Edna Mae Thompson


    Onis William Thompson


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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

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.
1904 · William H. Fuller Grows 70 Acres of Rice

Age 10

Rice is one Arkansas leading crops, in 1904 William H. Fuller planted 70 acres of rice, this act is what started the making rice the leading crop in Arkansas.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 24

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the medieval personal name Hobb(e), a short form of Robert . For the altered initial, compare Hick .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lenton L Thompson in household of Samuel H Thompson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Roxie E Thompson in household of Samuel H Thompson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Roxie Thompson in household of Sam Thompson, "United States Census, 1930"

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