Pearl A. Phillips

21 August 1898–26 November 1995 (Age 97)
Lewes, Sussex, Delaware, United States

The Life of Pearl A.

When Pearl A. Phillips was born on 21 August 1898, her father, Edward C. Phillips, was 30 and her mother, Carrie M. Phillips, was 20. She married Roland James Shanklin Marsh on 30 December 1918, in Lewes, Sussex, Delaware, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Representative District 8, Sussex, Delaware, United States in 1920. She died on 26 November 1995, in Lewes, Sussex, Delaware, United States, at the age of 97, and was buried in Lewes, Sussex, Delaware, United States.

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Family Time Line

Roland James Shanklin Marsh
Pearl A. Phillips
Marriage: 30 December 1918
William Edward Roland Marsh
Phillips K. Marsh

Spouse and Children

30 December 1918
Lewes, Sussex, Delaware, United States


    William Edward Roland Marsh


    Phillips K. Marsh


Parents and Siblings

    Edward C. Phillips


    Carrie M. Phillips




World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1910 · Battleship USS Delaware Commissioned

Age 12

"The USS Delaware was commissioned on November 10, 1910. This was ship number six that had been named after the """"first state."""" It was top of the line but during WWI never saw battle."

Age 29

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

English, Dutch, North German, and Jewish (western Ashkenazic): patronymic from the personal name Philip . In North America this name has also absorbed cognate names from other European languages, for example Italian Filippi , Polish Filipowicz .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Pearl A Marsh in household of William S Marsh, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Pearl Phillips, "Delaware Vital Records, 1650-1974"
  • Pearl Phillips in entry for William E.R. Marsh and Emily E. Bryan, "Delaware Marriage Records, 1913-1954"

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