Maggie Mae Yawn

1892–1969 (Age 77)
Bainbridge, Decatur, Georgia, United States

The Life of Maggie Mae

When Maggie Mae Yawn was born on 2 January 1892, in Bainbridge, Decatur, Georgia, United States, her father, Patrick Yawn, was 47 and her mother, Martha "Mattie" Ann Herring, was 36. She lived in Climax, Decatur, Georgia, United States for about 10 years. She died in March 1969, in Hamilton, Florida, United States, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

Patrick Yawn
1844–1925
Martha "Mattie" Ann Herring
1855–1936
James Zackery Yawn
1878–1938
Ada YAWN
1880–1946
Council Elwood YAWN
1883–1959
Willie Gus YAWN
1885–1956
Annie Rose Yawn
1890–1984
Maggie Mae Yawn
1892–1969
Minnie YAWN
1895–1904
Sudie F Yawn
1897–
Elleck Yawn
1899–

Parents and Siblings

    Patrick Yawn

    Male1844–1925Male

    Martha "Mattie" Ann Herring

    Female1855–1936Female

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

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 · Florida Involvement in Spanish-American War

Age 6

Florida played a critical role during the Spanish-American War. The port of Tampa saw the arrival of over 30,000 troops; this traffic resulted in the small town experiencing massive growth and becoming a city. Cuban-Americans across the state also helped with raising money and support for the war.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 21

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Jahn .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Maggie Yawn in household of Pat Yawn, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Maggie Yawn in household of Pat Yawn, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Maggie YAWN - Published information: birth-name: Maggie YAWN

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