Rebecca Margaret Withrow

4 January 1905–28 September 1994 (Age 89)
Williamsburg, Greenbrier, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Rebecca Margaret

When Rebecca Margaret Withrow was born on 4 January 1905, in Williamsburg, Greenbrier, West Virginia, United States, her father, Samuel Andrew Withrow, was 40 and her mother, Angelina Winfrey, was 36. She married John Davis Winals on 20 April 1932, in Rainelle, Greenbrier, West Virginia, United States. She lived in Meadow Bluff Magisterial District, Greenbrier, West Virginia, United States in 1940. She died on 28 September 1994, in Hines, Greenbrier, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 89.

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Family Time Line

John Davis Winals
1863–1950
Rebecca Margaret Withrow
1905–1994
Marriage: 20 April 1932

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 April 1932
Rainelle, Greenbrier, West Virginia, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Samuel Andrew Withrow

    Male1864–1908Male

    Angelina Winfrey

    Female1868–1936Female

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1906 · Licencing Butchers

Age 1

A law that makes it a crime to misbrand meat being sold as food, and ensures that the meat is slaughtered and processed under sanitary conditions.
1929

Age 24

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

English: probably a reduced form of Witherow .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Rebecca Withrow in household of Clarence Withrow, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Rebecca M Withrow in household of Angeline Withrow, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Rebecca M Winals in household of John D Winals, "United States Census, 1940"

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