Mildred Christie

FemaleMarch 1890–2 July 1909

Brief Life History of Mildred

When Mildred Christie was born in March 1890, in South Dakota, United States, her father, James Wilmot Christie, was 37 and her mother, Martha V Nutter, was 38. She lived in Warner, Brown, South Dakota, United States in 1900. She died on 2 July 1909, in Warner Township, Brown, South Dakota, United States, at the age of 19.

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Family Time Line

James Wilmot Christie
1852–1909
Martha V Nutter
1851–1909
Mildred Christie
1890–1909

Sources (6)

  • Mildred M Christie, "South Dakota State Census, 1905"
  • Mildred Christie, "South Dakota, School Records, 1879-1970"
  • Mildred M Christie in household of James W Christie, "United States Census, 1900"

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Siblings (1)

World Events (6)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

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 · War with the Spanish

Age 8

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.

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 11

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

English (northern) and Scottish: from the personal name Christie, a pet form of Christian , which was used for both men and women, and sometimes perhaps also for the male name Christopher .

American shortened and altered form of the Scandinavian patronymics Christiansen and Christianson .

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

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