Mary Malinda Reece

30 July 1884–3 October 1961 (Age 77)
Cartecay, Gilmer, Georgia, United States

The Life Summary of Mary Malinda

When Mary Malinda Reece was born on 30 July 1884, in Cartecay, Gilmer, Georgia, United States, her father, Johnson Wilburn "Will" Reece, was 32 and her mother, Sarah Lucinda Cox, was 30. She married Jonathan Christenberry West on 19 April 1903, in Gilmer, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in District 932, Gilmer, Georgia, United States in 1940. She died on 3 October 1961, in Cartecay, Gilmer, Georgia, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Ebenezer Church, Gilmer, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jonathan Christenberry West
Mary Malinda Reece
Marriage: 19 April 1903
Macon Leonard West
Stella Artilla West
Mamie Bell West
Lois Ecklee West
Mavis Gertrude West
Herbert Clay West
Romer West
Quinton Brady West
Bertha Mae West
Ozella Tamer West

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 April 1903Gilmer, Georgia, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
    1893 · The Last Public Hanging in Georgia
    Age 9
    The last public hanging in Georgia was on September 28, 1893. The General Assembly prohibited public executions in December 1893. Prior to this law, Georgians commonly traveled to witness scheduled public executions.
    1906 · Saving Food Labels
    Age 22
    The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

    Name Meaning

    Welsh: variant of Reese .

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

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    Sources (10)

    • Mary M West in household of Samuel H West, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Mary Reece in entry for Macon L West and Willa Hales Elliott, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"
    • Mary Reece in entry for Bertha Mae Kincaid, "Alabama Deaths, 1908-1974"

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