Wilbur Christian Yancy

14 October 1891–27 July 1970 (Age 78)
Peebles, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Wilbur Christian

When Wilbur Christian Yancy was born on 14 October 1891, in Peebles, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Haskell Solomon Yancy, was 23 and his mother, Anna Wagner, was 23. He married Inga Anderson on 9 February 1916, in Menominee, Menominee, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He lived in Winnebago, Wisconsin, United States in 1935 and Wisconsin, United States in 1970. He died on 27 July 1970, in Oshkosh, Winnebago, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Winchester, Winnebago, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Wilbur Christian Yancy
1891–1970
Inga Anderson
1895–
Marriage: 9 February 1916
Mae Yancy
1919–
Geneva Inga Yancy
1920–2006
Margie Yancy
1928–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
9 February 1916
Menominee, Menominee, Michigan, United States
children

(3)

    Mae Yancy

    Female1919–Female

    Female1920–2006Female

    Margie Yancy

    Female1928–Female

Parents and Siblings

    Haskell Solomon Yancy

    Male1868–Male

    Anna Wagner

    Female1868–Female

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

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.
1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment

Age 16

The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 21

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

Variant of Yancey .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Wilbur Yancy, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Wilbur Yancy, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Wilber Yancy in household of Haskell S Yancy, "United States Census, 1900"

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