Marie Ellen Williams

11 March 1911–15 April 1954 (Age 43)
Cass, Indiana, United States

The Life of Marie Ellen

When Marie Ellen Williams was born on 11 March 1911, in Cass, Indiana, United States, her father, Joseph Edward Williams, was 31 and her mother, Annie May Eppihimer, was 30. She married Gilbert Warner Messersmith on 25 September 1937, in Cass, Indiana, United States. She lived in Logansport, Cass, Indiana, United States for about 5 years and Peru Township, Miami, Indiana, United States in 1940. She died on 15 April 1954, in Miami, Indiana, United States, at the age of 43.

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Family Time Line

Gilbert Warner Messersmith
Marie Ellen Williams
Marriage: 25 September 1937

Spouse and Children

25 September 1937
Cass, Indiana, United States

Parents and Siblings



    Herbert T Williams


    Horace E Williams



    Claude E Williams



World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 1

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 2

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 12

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

English (also very common in Wales): patronymic from William .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Marie Messersmith in household of Gilbert Messersmith, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Marie E Williams in household of Joseph E Williams, "United States Census, 1930"

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