Essie Mae Bradbary

Brief Life History of Essie Mae

When Essie Mae Bradbary was born on 14 September 1921, in Alabama, United States, her father, Lewis Allen Bradbary, was 28 and her mother, Lena Victoria Walker, was 28. She lived in Election Precinct 9 Lost Creek, Cleburne, Alabama, United States for about 10 years and Troup, Georgia, United States in 1987. She died on 18 August 1987, in LaGrange, Troup, Georgia, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Shadowlawn Cemetery, LaGrange, Troup, Georgia, United States.

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Leonard Herschel Yates
Essie Mae Bradbary

Sources (5)

  • Essie M Bradbary in household of Lewis A Bradbary, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Essie Yates, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Essie M Bradbary in household of Louis A Bradbary, "United States Census, 1930"

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World Events (8)

1922 · Women Granted the Right to Vote

The 19th Amendment, which allowed women the right to vote, was passed and became federal law on August 26, 1920. Georgia law prevented women from voting until 1922. The amendment wasn’t officially ratified until 1970.

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.


Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name, usually from Bredbury (Cheshire), occasionally perhaps from Bradbury (Durham), although evidence for the latter origin is yet to be found. Both placenames meant ‘stronghold or manor house built with planks’, from Old English bred ‘board’ + burg in the dative case form byrig.

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

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