Lucy Alverta Phillips

19 September 1868–17 March 1958 (Age 89)
Floyd, Floyd, Virginia, United States

The Life of Lucy Alverta

When Lucy Alverta Phillips was born on 19 September 1868, in Floyd, Floyd, Virginia, United States, her father, Tobias D Phillips, was 42 and her mother, Elisabeth Elvira Phillips, was 37. She married Leander Elmon Marshall on 15 October 1891, in Floyd, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Virginia, United States in 1870 and Indian Valley, Floyd, Virginia, United States for about 50 years. She died on 17 March 1958, in Floyd, Virginia, United States, at the age of 89.

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Leander Elmon Marshall
Lucy Alverta Phillips
Marriage: 15 October 1891
Perry Gradon Marshall
Edgar Tobias Marshall
Susan Emily Marshall
Hobert McKinley Marshall
William Wirt Marshall
Emmett Ross Marshall
Elsie Beth Marshall
Barnie Allen Marshall
Burnett Benton Marshall

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15 October 1891
Floyd, Virginia, United States


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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1870 · Giving all the right to vote

Age 2

The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.
1894 · Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument

Age 26

On May 30, 18944 the Confederate Soldiers and Sailors’ Monument was unveiled. It is 73 feet high and over looks Libby Hill Park. the statue represents the 13 Confederate States.

Name Meaning

English, Dutch, North German, and Jewish (western Ashkenazic): patronymic from the personal name Philip . In North America this name has also absorbed cognate names from other European languages, for example Italian Filippi , Polish Filipowicz .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lucie A Marshall in household of Leander E Marshall, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lucy A Marshall in household of Leander E Marshall, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lucy A Marshall in household of Leander E Marshall, "United States Census, 1910"

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