Mardie Elizabeth Williams

29 January 1905–5 March 1989 (Age 84)
Macksburg, Madison, Iowa, United States

The Life of Mardie Elizabeth

When Mardie Elizabeth Williams was born on 29 January 1905, in Macksburg, Madison, Iowa, United States, her father, Ransom Herbert Williams, was 21 and her mother, Leona Anna Love, was 19. She married James Julius Jacobson on 1 February 1928, in Greenfield, Adair, Iowa, United States. She lived in Summerset Township, Adair, Iowa, United States in 1920 and Adair, Adair, Iowa, United States in 1925. She died on 5 March 1989, at the age of 84, and was buried in Greenfield Cemetery, Greenfield, Adair, Iowa, United States.

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James Julius Jacobson
Mardie Elizabeth Williams
Marriage: 1 February 1928

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1 February 1928
Greenfield, Adair, Iowa, United States

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1913 · The Completion of the Keokuk Dam

Age 8

The Keokuk Dam was completed in 1913 and began to power the surrounding area. It was the largest single capacity powerhouse in the world at the time. After World War II, the powerhouse was modernized and all the units were converted in 2002. It remains the largest privately owned and operated dam on the Mississippi River.

Age 22

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

English (also very common in Wales): patronymic from William .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mardie Williams in household of Herbert Williams, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Mardie E Williams in household of Herbert R Williams, "Iowa State Census, 1925"
  • Mardia E Williams in household of Herbert R Williams, "United States Census, 1920"

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