Carlyle Elwood Maw

13 October 1903–1 December 1987 (Age 84)
Provo, Utah, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Carlyle Elwood

When Carlyle Elwood Maw was born on 13 October 1903, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, his father, Charles Edward Maw, was 27 and his mother, Margrethe Sorensen Petersen, was 29. He married Marjorie Margo Bailey Bell on 8 September 1935, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States. He immigrated to New York City, New York, United States in 1948 and lived in Ward 5 Provo, Provo, Utah, Utah, United States in 1920 and Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States for about 5 years. He died on 1 December 1987, in Washington D.C., United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in New York City, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Carlyle Elwood Maw
Marjorie Margo Bailey Bell
Marriage: 8 September 1935

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 September 1935Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
    1909 · Pioneer Park Opens
    Age 6
    A monument honoring the Provo pioneers and Indian war veterans was dedicated on July 24, 1909, as Pioneer Park opened to the public.
    Age 24
    Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

    Name Meaning

    English (Yorkshire and Lincolnshire): from Middle English Maw(e), a pet form of the Anglo-Norman French and Middle English personal name Maheu (see Matthew ). Alternative derivation of Middle English Mawe from an Old English personal name Māwa is theoretically possible in northern England. Compare Mew .English (Yorkshire and Lincolnshire): occasionally a variant of Mowe .English (Yorkshire and Lincolnshire): topographic name meaning either ‘(dweller by) the meadow’, from an otherwise unrecorded Middle English word mawe, mowe ‘meadow’ (attested in the second element of the Old English placename Dunmow, Essex), or ‘(dweller by) the wet hollow’, from Middle English mawe ‘stomach’ (Old English maga) used topographically to denote a depression which collects water. See also Mowe .

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

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    Sources (14)

    • Carlyle Elwood, "Utah, County Birth and Death Records,1892-1951"
    • Carlyle Maw, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Carlyle Elwood Maw in entry for Michael Bailey Maw and Robin Jane Randolph Cutler, "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988"

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