Fannie Eliza Wilkins

21 October 1892–11 December 1976 (Age 84)
Texas, United States

The Life of Fannie Eliza

When Fannie Eliza Wilkins was born on 21 October 1892, in Texas, United States, her father, George Alexander Wilkins, was 41 and her mother, Alice Irvin, was 39. She married James Luther Knoll on 20 August 1910, in Hamilton, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Justice Precinct 7, Hamilton, Texas, United States in 1910. She died on 11 December 1976, in San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, United States, at the age of 84.

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James Luther Knoll
Fannie Eliza Wilkins
Marriage: 20 August 1910
George Egbert Knoll
Nina Pearl Knoll
Dee Alva Knoll
James Luther Knoll

Spouse and Children

20 August 1910
Hamilton, Texas, United States


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World Events (8)

1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 2

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

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.
1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York

Age 22

Satilla was the first Deepwater Steamship to arrive at the port of Houston. This accomplishment successfully established a steamboat service between Houston and New York City.

Name Meaning

English and Dutch: patronymic from Wilkin .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Fannie E Wilkins in household of George A Wilkins, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Fannie Eliza Knoll, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"
  • Fannie Wilkins in entry for George Egbert Knoll, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"

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