Alice Leona Martin

9 September 1918–1 April 1999 (Age 80)
Texas, United States

The Life Summary of Alice Leona

When Alice Leona Martin was born on 9 September 1918, in Texas, United States, her father, James Luther Martin, was 50 and her mother, Margaret Anna Bihl, was 41. She married Charles Monroe Rhoads on 29 March 1937, in Safford, Graham, Arizona, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Salem, Doña Ana, New Mexico, United States in 1930 and Supervisorial District 1, Cochise, Arizona, United States in 1940. She died on 1 April 1999, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

Charles Monroe Rhoads
1916–2001
Alice Leona Martin
1918–1999
Marriage: 29 March 1937
Charles Arthur Rhoads
1938–2003
Elvin Devonne Rhoads
1940–1990

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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment
Age 1
The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1929 · The Great Depression Arrives
Age 11
Like most of the country, the economy of Texas suffered greatly after the Stock Market Crash of 1929. Thousands of city workers were suddenly unemployed and relied on a variety of government relief programs; unemployed Mexican citizens were required to take one-way bus tickets to Mexico.
1941
Age 23
Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

(1997: 238747;2007: 502734; 2010: 702625)English, Scottish, Irish, French, Walloon, Breton, Dutch, Flemish, German, Czech, Slovak, Croatian, Italian (Veneto); Spanish (Martín): from a personal name derived from Latin Martinus, itself a derivative of Mars, genitive Martis, the Roman god of fertility and war, whose name may derive ultimately from a root mar ‘gleam’. This was borne by a famous 4th-century Christian saint, Martin of Tours, and consequently became extremely popular throughout Europe in the Middle Ages. In North America, the surname Martin has absorbed cognates and derivatives from other languages, e.g. Slovak and Rusyn (from Slovakia) Marcin , Albanian Martini , Polish surnames beginning with Marcin-, and Slovenian patronymics like Martinčič (see Martincic ). Martin is the most frequent surname in France and one of the most frequent surnames in Wallonia.English: variant of Marton .

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

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Sources (7)

  • Alice Rhoads in household of Charles Rhoads, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Alice Leona Martin, "Arizona, County Marriages, 1871-1964"
  • Alice Leona Rhoads in entry for Charles Monroe Rhoads, "Arizona, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"

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