Julia Lottie Loughry

Brief Life History of Julia Lottie

When Julia Lottie Loughry was born on 8 March 1892, in Navarro, Texas, United States, her father, William Allison Loughry, was 42 and her mother, Meriam Charlotte Straight, was 41. She married Dewitt Petty on 6 November 1925, in Navarro, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Corsicana, Navarro, Texas, United States for about 20 years and Justice Precinct 1, Navarro, Texas, United States in 1940. She died on 4 June 1976, in Texas City, Galveston, Texas, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Corsicana, Navarro, Texas, United States.

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Dewitt Petty
1880–1963
Julia Lottie Loughry
1892–1976
Marriage: 6 November 1925
Charlotte Margaret Petty
1926–2001

Sources (17)

  • Julia A Laughry, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Julia Lottie Loughry, "Texas Births and Christenings, 1840-1981"
  • Julia Laughry, "Texas, County Marriage Records, 1837-1965"

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World Events (8)

1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

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

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.

1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York

Satilla was the first Deepwater Steamship to arrive at the port of Houston. This accomplishment successfully established a steamboat service between Houston and New York City.

Name Meaning

Irish (northern): variant of Loughrey .

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

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