Maggie J Pitts

about 1893–
West Virginia, United States

The Life of Maggie J

When Maggie J Pitts was born about 1893, in West Virginia, United States, her father, George Washington Pitts, was 50 and her mother, Mary Elizabeth Wright, was 44.

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Family Time Line

George Washington Pitts
1843–1910
Mary Elizabeth Wright
1849–1916
Arthur O. Pitts
1885–1890
Mary J Pitts
1891–
Maggie J Pitts
1893–
Julia M Pitts
1897–
Emma C. Pitts
1887–1888
Cora E. Pitts
1888–1913
Cora Ethal Pitts
1889–
Loranza Gilbert Pitts
1890–1971
Ora Russell Pitts
1892–1989

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

    Arthur O. Pitts

    Male1885–1890Male

    Emma C. Pitts

    Female1887–1888Female

    Cora E. Pitts

    Female1888–1913Female

    Cora Ethal Pitts

    Female1889–Female

    Male1890–1971Male

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World Events (3)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

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.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 5

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 7

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

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Pitt .2 Americanized spelling of German Pitz .

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Maggie J Pitts - birth: about 1893; West Virginia, United States

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