Morris Kyrle Hitch

Male1 August 1911–19 June 1990

Brief Life History of Morris Kyrle

When Morris Kyrle Hitch was born on 1 August 1911, in Hazleton, White River Township, Gibson, Indiana, United States, his father, Purvis Hitch, was 24 and his mother, Ethel A Legier, was 20. He married Earnestine Louise Robinson on 24 June 1952, in Henderson, Henderson, Kentucky, United States. He lived in Rutland Town, Rutland, Vermont, United States for about 10 years and Peoria, Peoria, Illinois, United States in 1950. He died on 19 June 1990, at the age of 78, and was buried in Evansville, Vanderburgh, Indiana, United States.

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Morris Kyrle Hitch
Clara May Chandler
Robert Chandler

Sources (9)

  • Morris K Hitch, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Morris K Hitch, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Morris K Hitch, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 1

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.

1913 · Women get the right to vote in Illinois

Age 2

Grace Wilbur Trout was elected president of the Chicago Political Equality League and started her presidency by making sure that each senate district was supporting suffrage for women. A few months later, the bill was up for voting in the state. Trout and her team went as far as to get male voters from their homes. The bill passed giving Women the right to vote for President of the Nation and all local offices not in the Illinois Constitution.


Age 21

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Hich, a rhyming pet form of Richard. Compare Hick .

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

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