Ouida Marie Wilson

18 March 1915–24 July 1975 (Age 60)
Desdemona, Eastland, Texas, United States

The Life of Ouida Marie

When Ouida Marie Wilson was born on 18 March 1915, in Desdemona, Eastland, Texas, United States, her father, Lemuel John Wilson, was 39 and her mother, Goldie Lee Mealer, was 20. She married Charlie Richard Gage on 30 November 1929, in Dickens, Dickens, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Justice Precinct 2, Dickens, Texas, United States in 1930 and Commissioner's Precinct 2, Dickens, Texas, United States in 1940. She died on 24 July 1975, in Lubbock, Lubbock, Texas, United States, at the age of 60.

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Family Time Line

Charlie Richard Gage
Ouida Marie Wilson
Marriage: 30 November 1929
Jerry Charles Gage

Spouse and Children

30 November 1929
Dickens, Dickens, Texas, United States


    Jerry Charles Gage


Parents and Siblings

    Lemuel John Wilson


    Goldie Lee Mealer





    Johnny Lewis Wilson


World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

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.
1929 · The Great Depression Arrives

Age 14

Like most of the country, the economy of Texas suffered greatly after the Stock Market Crash of 1929. Thousands of city workers were suddenly unemployed and relied on a variety of government relief programs; unemployed Mexican citizens were required to take one-way bus tickets to Mexico.

Age 16

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and northern Irish: patronymic from the personal name Will , a very common medieval short form of William .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Quida M Gage in household of Charlie R Gage, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ouida Gage in household of C R Gage, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ouida Marie Gage, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"

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