Francis Marion Savage

18 December 1919–25 January 1987 (Age 67)
Hitchins, Carter, Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of Francis Marion

When Francis Marion Savage was born on 18 December 1919, in Hitchins, Carter, Kentucky, United States, his father, Francis Marion II Savage, was 42 and his mother, Madge Mouverneen Chapman, was 24. He married Lillian C Jordan on 5 May 1946, in Ashland, Boyd, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Grayson, Carter, Kentucky, United States for about 10 years and Russell, Greenup, Kentucky, United States in 1940. He died on 25 January 1987, in Flatwoods, Pike, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Flatwoods, Greenup, Kentucky, United States.

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Francis Marion Savage
Lillian C Jordan
Marriage: 5 May 1946
Darinda C Savage

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 May 1946Ashland, Boyd, Kentucky, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
    1926 · Mammoth Cave is Discovered
    Age 7
    In 1926, in central Kentucky, Mammoth Cave was discovered. It dates back to Mississippian times and consists of over four hundred miles of passageway. On July 1, 1941, the cave was made a National Park.
    1937 · The Neutrality Act
    Age 18
    The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    1 English and Scottish: nickname for a wild or uncouth person, from Middle English, Old French salvage, sauvage ‘untamed’ (Late Latin salvaticus literally ‘man of the woods’, a derivative of Latin silva ‘wood’, influenced by Latin salvus ‘whole’, i.e. natural).2 Irish: generally of English origin (it was taken to County Down in the 12th century), this name has also sometimes been adopted as equivalent of Gaelic Ó Sabháin, the name of a small south Munster sept, which was earlier Anglicized as O’Savin( see Savin ).3 Americanized form of Ashkenazic Jewish Savich .

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

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    Sources (6)

    • Frances Savage in household of Frank Savage, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Francis M Savage in household of Madge Savage, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Marion F Savage in household of Frank Savage, "United States Census, 1930"

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