Fleetwood Artrip

12 June 1875–October 1964 (Age 89)
Russell, Virginia, United States

The Life of Fleetwood

When Fleetwood Artrip was born on 12 June 1875, in Russell, Virginia, United States, his father, Noah Marion Artrip Sr, was 35 and his mother, Melissa Kathryn Fletcher, was 32. He lived in Cleveland, Russell, Virginia, United States in 1900 and Magisterial District 3, Marshall, Kentucky, United States in 1940. He died in October 1964, in Arkansas, United States, at the age of 89.

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Noah Marion Artrip Sr
Melissa Kathryn Fletcher
Florence Virginia Artrip
Dolphus Garland Artrip
Dillard Bruce Artrip
John Taze Artrip
Fleetwood Artrip
James Walter Artrip
Arthur Dallas Artrip
Ellis Artrip
Noah Delbert Artrip Jr

Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1883 · The Mosaic Templar is Founded

Age 8

The Mosaic Templar is an African American fraternal organization founded in Little Rock. it was founded by former slaves, John Edward Bush and Chester W. Keatts. It was part of a movement that was going on at the time, where everyone was forming fraternities and sororities. The main departments for this one where endowment, monument, analysis, uniform, rank, recapitulation, records, and a juvenile division.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 25

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

Probably Danish or southern Swedish in origin, a respelling of a habitational name formed with -rup ‘village’, ‘hamlet’ (Old Norse þorp) as the second element.

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

Sources (3)

  • Fleetwood G Artrip, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Fleetwood Artrip in household of Melissa Artrip, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Fleetwood G Artriss in household of Noah Artriss, "United States Census, 1880"

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