Ernest Mace

27 May 1899–11 July 1946 (Age 47)
Lee District, Calhoun, West Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Ernest

When Ernest Mace was born on 27 May 1899, in Lee District, Calhoun, West Virginia, United States, his father, Andrew P. Mace, was 29 and his mother, Ella Kesire McPherson, was 26. He married Mary Catherine Arehart on 20 January 1921, in Harrison, West Virginia, United States. He lived in Lee District, Mingo, West Virginia, United States in 1910 and Simpson District, Harrison, West Virginia, United States for about 20 years. He died on 11 July 1946, at the age of 47, and was buried in Mount Zion Cemetery, Anmoore, Harrison, Virginia, United States.

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Ernest Mace
Mabel Ruth Carr
Marriage: 24 February 1926
Ethel May Mace

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  • Marriage
    24 February 1926Harrison, West Virginia, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1900 · Gold for Cash!
    Age 1
    This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
    1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome
    Age 1
    A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.
    1912 · The Girl Scouts
    Age 13
    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.

    Name Meaning

    English: from the Middle English personal name Masse, probably a shortened form of Matthew (compare Massey and Massett ) or possibly of Thomas .French and Breton (Macé): from the French personal name Macé, a vernacular form of Mathieu ‘Matthew’. Compare Masse 5 and Maze 3.French (Macé): habitational name from Macé or La Ferté-Macé in Orne, the former so named from Gallo-Roman Macciacum (from the personal name Maccius + the locative suffix -acum), the latter from the personal name Macé (see 2 above).

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

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    Sources (22)

    • Ernest Mace, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Ernest Mace in entry for Eugene Mace and Patricia L Montgomery, "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988"
    • Ernest Mace, "United States Census, 1930"

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