Ella Marie Messacar

15 November 1908–21 October 1927 (Age 18)

The Life of Ella Marie

When Ella Marie Messacar was born on 15 November 1908, her father, William Henry Messacar, was 53 and her mother, Clara Arena Cahill, was 36. She lived in Detroit Ward 11, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States in 1910. She died on 21 October 1927, at the age of 18.

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Family Time Line

William Henry Messacar
Clara Arena Cahill
Irene Mary Messacar
Mary Veronica Messacar
William Joseph Messacar
Ila Eileen Messacar
Harold John Messacar
Gertrude Julia Messacar
Dorothy Catherine Messacar
Nellie Messacar
Ella Marie Messacar
Gerald Joseph Messacar
James Adrian Messacar

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World Events (7)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1909 · The Ford Building

Age 1

The Ford Building was one of the first high-rises to use a steel structural support system. It stands at 23 stories in total height and it held the title as tallest building in Detroit from 1908 until 1913.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 8

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.

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Sources (2)

  • Nellie Messacar in household of William Messacar, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Nellie Massacer, "Michigan Death Certificates, 1921-1952"

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