Lucy Mayhew

10 March 1895–
Bedford, Virginia, United States

The Life of Lucy

When Lucy Mayhew was born on 10 March 1895, in Bedford, Virginia, United States, her father, Alanson Dillard Mayhew Jr., was 27 and her mother, Mary Eliza Wilford, was 25.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Alanson Dillard Mayhew Jr.
Mary Eliza Wilford
Lucy R Mayhew
Frances Bell "Fanny" Mayhew
Samuel Mayhew
Thadius Weeks Mayhew
Martha Lee Mayhew
Lucy Mayhew
Lula Bradley Mayhew
Roy Rucher Mayhew
Lacey Mayhew
Wallace Layton Mayhew
Lila Ester Mayhew
Joseph Alanson Mayhew
Florney Christine Mayhew

Parents and Siblings



+8 More Children

World Events (3)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 3

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1899 · USS Shubrick is Launched

Age 4

On March 11, 1899 the USS Shubrick was laid, on October 31, 1899 it was launched. The ship was named after William Branford Shubrick. It was sponsored by Miss Caroline Shubrick and commissioned in 1901 with Lt Allen M Cook in command.

Name Meaning

1 English: from the Norman French personal name Mahieu, a variant of Mathieu ( see Matthew ).2 Anglicized form of French Mailloux .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Lucy Mayhew, "Virginia Births and Christenings, 1584-1917"
  • Lucy Mayhew, "Virginia, Births and Christenings, 1853-1917"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.