Grace Day Browning

1 January 1893–21 October 1968 (Age 75)
Jackson, Cape Girardeau, Missouri, United States

The Life of Grace Day

When Grace Day Browning was born on 1 January 1893, in Jackson, Cape Girardeau, Missouri, United States, her father, James Carriger Browning, was 33 and her mother, Mary Elizabeth Day, was 33. She married Oscar Calvin Drum in 1927, in Cape Girardeau, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Byrd Township, Cape Girardeau, Missouri, United States in 1930 and Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau, Missouri, United States in 1940. She died on 21 October 1968, in Jackson, Cape Girardeau, Missouri, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Jackson, Cape Girardeau, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Oscar Calvin Drum
1889–1945
Grace Day Browning
1893–1968
Marriage: 1927
Paul Richards Drum
1928–2005

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1927
Cape Girardeau, Missouri, United States
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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 11

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 20

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English and Old English personal name Brūning, originally a patronymic from the byname Brūn ( see Brown ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Grace E Drum in household of Columbus J Drum, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Grace Dresser in household of Jason C Dresser, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Grace Dresser in household of Jason C Dresser, "United States Census, 1930"

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