Amy Ethel Christy

28 November 1894–6 October 1980 (Age 85)
Rapides, Louisiana, United States

The Life Summary of Amy Ethel

When Amy Ethel Christy was born on 28 November 1894, in Rapides, Louisiana, United States, her father, Thomas Preston Christy, was 37 and her mother, Mary Ann Boyt, was 33. She married James William Bailey about 1910, in Louisiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Ward Ten, Rapides, Louisiana, United States in 1900 and Police Jury Ward 1, Jackson, Louisiana, United States for about 20 years. She died on 6 October 1980, in Jackson, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Lapine Assembly Of God Cemetery, West Monroe, Ouachita, Louisiana, United States.

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James William Bailey
Amy Ethel Christy
Marriage: about 1910
Abernt Clyde Bailey
William Merl Bailey
Vera Marie Bailey Head Wilhite

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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.
1898 · War with the Spanish
Age 4
After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
Age 23
U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: variant spelling of Christie .

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

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Sources (5)

  • Ethel Christi in household of Mary A Christi, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Ethel Bailey in household of James W Bailey, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ethel Bailey in household of James W Bailey, "United States Census, 1930"

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