Fannie Elizabeth Mayle

Brief Life History of Fannie Elizabeth

When Fannie Elizabeth Mayle was born on 30 May 1897, in Philippi, Barbour, West Virginia, United States, her father, Stephen Abe Newman, was 31 and her mother, Lillie C Collins, was 24. She married William Andrew Collins in 1939, in Barbour, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Philippi District, Barbour, West Virginia, United States in 1940. She died on 30 March 1962, in Morgantown, Monongalia, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Welch Cemetery, Meriden, Barbour, West Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Andrew Collins
1872–1947
Fannie Elizabeth Mayle
1897–1962
Marriage: 1939
Betty Jane Collins
1933–2005
Myrtle May Collins
1936–1992

Sources (8)

  • Fanny E Collins in household of W A Collins, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Fannie Elizabeth Newman, "West Virginia Births, 1853-1930"
  • Fannie Elizabeth Mayle, "West Virginia Marriages, 1780-1970"

World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

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.

1900 · Gold for Cash!

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

Welsh and English: variant of Male .

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

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