Martha Marie "Mattie" Tarrants

1875–1958 (Age 82)
Yuba, California, United States

The Life of Martha Marie "Mattie"

When Martha Marie "Mattie" Tarrants was born on 28 July 1875, in Yuba, California, United States, her father, Charles Henry Tarrants, was 43 and her mother, Virgina G. Nelson, was 30. She had at least 1 son with Christopher J. Campbell. She lived in Marysville, Yuba, California, United States in 1880. She died on 14 March 1958, in Contra Costa, California, United States, at the age of 82.

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Martha Marie "Mattie" Tarrants
Christopher J. Campbell
Robert Campbell

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World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 16

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 23

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.

Name Meaning

Variant of German and Dutch Arends .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • Mattie M Tarrants in household of Charles H Tarrants, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Martha Marie Campbell, "California, Death Index, 1940-1997"

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