Eva Murieta Meade

Female17 August 1894–27 November 1985

Brief Life History of Eva Murieta

When Eva Murieta Meade was born on 17 August 1894, in Lake, Illinois, United States, her father, Jesse Meade, was 26 and her mother, Sarah E Huson, was 17. She married Leslie Liberty Hanger on 18 August 1919, in Ogle, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Rockford, Winnebago, Illinois, United States for about 10 years and Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States in 1940. She died on 27 November 1985, in Lanham, Prince George's, Maryland, United States, at the age of 91.

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Family Time Line

Leslie Liberty Hanger
1894–1944
Eva Murieta Meade
1894–1985
Marriage: 18 August 1919
Meade L Hanger
1923–2011

Sources (8)

  • Murieta Hanger in household of Leslie Hanger, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Murieta Meade, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"
  • Murieta in entry for Leslie L Hanger, "Illinois, Cook County Deaths, 1878-1994"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 August 1919Ogle, Illinois, United States
  • Children (1)

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    Siblings (3)

    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 2

    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.

    1897 · The Union Loop Elevated

    Age 3

    The Loop was born in political scandal that combined the three elevated railways around Chicago and combined them into one. The scandal was to raise the fares for commuters so state legislators could receive more money while in office. 

    1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

    Age 24

    To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

    Name Meaning

    Irish: habitational name from Midheach, the Gaelic name of County Meath in Ireland. Its Anglicized forms are now indistinguishable from those of the English name Mead .

    English: variant of Mead .

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

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