Mattie Potilla Inghram

26 June 1895–2 July 1971 (Age 76)
Mississippi, United States

The Life of Mattie Potilla

Mattie Potilla Inghram was born on 26 June 1895, in Mississippi, United States. She had at least 1 son and 1 daughter with Curtis Monroe Mink. She died on 2 July 1971, in Booneville, Prentiss, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Kirkville Cemetery, Kirkville, Itawamba, Mississippi, United States.

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Family Time Line

Curtis Monroe Mink
1894–1982
Mattie Potilla Inghram
1895–1971
Inf. Son Mink
1918–1918
Twin Daughters Mink
1920–1920

Spouse and Children

children

(2)

    Inf. Son Mink

    Male1918–1918Male

    Twin Daughters Mink

    Female1920–1920Female

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

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.
1907 · Boll Weevil Destroys Most the Cotton Crop

Age 12

When the boll weevil threatened most the Mississippi Delta, it put the state’s cotton crop in peril. By the time the boll weevil reached Mississippi it had already destroyed four million bales of cotton. This added up to $238 million at the time or about 6 billion in present day. The boll weevil depends on cotton for every stage of its life.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 21

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English Ingram .

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

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