Marie Bernice Chapline

19 June 1897–November 1985 (Age 88)
Wheeling, Ohio, West Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Marie Bernice

When Marie Bernice Chapline was born on 19 June 1897, in Wheeling, Ohio, West Virginia, United States, her father, Wilbur Cross "Chippy" Chapline, was 24 and her mother, Maude May Nixon, was 20. She married William Smith Bailey on 27 January 1917, in Wheeling, Ohio, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Richland District, Ohio, West Virginia, United States in 1900 and Akron, Summit, Ohio, United States for about 10 years. She died in November 1985, in Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States, at the age of 88.

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Family Time Line

William Smith Bailey
Marie Bernice Chapline
Marriage: 27 January 1917
James Francis Bailey Jr.
Elizabeth Jane Bailey
William Smith Bailey

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 January 1917Wheeling, Ohio, West Virginia, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1898 · War with the Spanish
    Age 1
    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.
    1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York
    Age 20
    Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.
    Age 23
    The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

    Name Meaning

    Altered form of English Chaplin .

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

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    Sources (51)

    • Marie B Baily in household of William S Baily, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Marie Chaplin in entry for Albert E Lowe and Elizabeth J Sarvis, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"
    • Marie Chapman in entry for William Smith Bailey, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"

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