Mary Francis Foreman

23 May 1938–16 March 2002 (Age 63)
Columbus, Lowndes, Mississippi, United States

The Life of Mary Francis

When Mary Francis Foreman was born on 23 May 1938, in Columbus, Lowndes, Mississippi, United States, her father, William Prestley Foreman, was 36 and her mother, Lorean Elizabeth Wright, was 26. She lived in Artesia, Lowndes, Mississippi, United States in 1940. She died on 16 March 2002, in Columbus, Lowndes, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in West Point, Clay, Mississippi, United States.

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Henry Hugh Acker
Mary Francis Foreman

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World Events (8)

1939 · First Oil Well in Mississippi Located in Yazoo County

Age 1

Fredric F. Mellen was a geologist that was surveyed a clay and minerals project. While doing this he instead struck oil and started the oil industry in Mississippi.

Age 3

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 17

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant spelling of Forman 1 and 2.2 Respelling of North German Formann, a variant of Fuhrmann .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary F Foreman in household of Bill Foreman, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mary Acker in entry for Mr Thomas Or Stump Foreman, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Mrs Mary Acker, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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