Mary Ella Hendrix

1887–1965 (Age 78)
Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Mary Ella

When Mary Ella Hendrix was born on 22 June 1887, in Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States, her father, William Thomas Hendrix, was 27 and her mother, Margaret Ann Miller, was 24. She married Albert Melton Coggins on 10 September 1903. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Reidville Township, Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States in 1940 and Reidville, Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States in 2010. She died on 30 September 1965, in Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Greer, Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States.

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Mary Ella Hendrix
Albert Melton Coggins
Marriage: 10 September 1903
Thomas James Coggins
Andrew Ralph Coggins
Ella Catherine Coggins
Harold Miller Coggins
Albert Basco Coggins
Sarah Helen Coggins
Charles Marion Coggins
Vivian Magdolyn Coggins
Robert Douglas Coggins

Spouse & Children

10 September 1903


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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 3

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 21

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

Dutch and German (northwest): patronymic from the personal name Hendrik ( see Henry 1).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Mary E Hendrix in household of William T Hendrix, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Ella Coggins in household of Albert M Coggins, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mary Coggins in household of Albert M Coggins, "United States Census, 1920"

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