Myrtle Leona Mccurdy Hommel

4 May 1893–7 April 1980 (Age 86)
Manistee Township, Manistee, Michigan, United States

The Life of Myrtle Leona

When Myrtle Leona Mccurdy Hommel was born on 4 May 1893, in Manistee Township, Manistee, Michigan, United States, her father, David Mc Curdy, was 48 and her mother, Theresa Adelade "Addie" Hanes, was 42. She married George Logan Hommel on 5 June 1922, in Manistee, Manistee, Michigan, United States. She lived in Roundup, Musselshell, Montana, United States for about 15 years and School District 20 Beehive, Stillwater, Montana, United States in 1940. She died on 7 April 1980, at the age of 86.

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Family Time Line

George Logan Hommel
1882–
Myrtle Leona Mccurdy Hommel
1893–1980
Marriage: 5 June 1922

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 June 1922
Manistee, Manistee, Michigan, United States

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

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.
1911

Age 18

Historical Boundaries -1911: Musselshell, Montana, United States
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 23

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

Scottish and Irish (County Antrim): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Mhuircheartaigh, a patronymic from Muircheartach, a personal name composed of the elements muir ‘sea’ + ceartach ‘ruler’, hence ‘skilled seaman’. Compare Moriarty .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Myrtilla Mc Curdy in household of David Mc Curdy, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Myrtle L Mccurdy in household of Philip S Leitch, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Myrtle Hommel in household of George L Hommel, "United States Census, 1930"

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