Lucy M Phelps

about 1894–26 January 1980 (Age 86)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Lucy M

When Lucy M Phelps was born about 1894, in Tennessee, United States, her father, Jeremiah M. Phelps, was 24 and her mother, Florence Virginia Lane, was 16. She married Jeff J. Jennings about 1911, in Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Civil District 3, Claiborne, Tennessee, United States for about 10 years. She died on 26 January 1980, in Claiborne, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Claiborne, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jeff J. Jennings
1893–1978
Lucy M Phelps
1894–1980
Marriage: about 1911
Thelma Virginia Jennings
1915–1939
Anna Lee Jennings
1917–2015

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1911
Tennessee, United States
children

(2)

    Thelma Virginia Jennings

    Female1915–1939Female

    Anna Lee Jennings

    Female1917–2015Female

Parents and Siblings

    Male1870–1958Male

    Florence Virginia Lane

    Female1878–1928Female

siblings

(3)

    Female1894–1980Female

    Nelle Phelps

    Female1895–Female

    Nellie M. Phelps

    Female1903–Female

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

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.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 4

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1917

Age 23

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

English (southwestern): patronymic from Philip .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Lucy M Phelps in household of Jerry M Phelps, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Lucy Jennings in household of Jeff Jennings, "United States Census, 1920"

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