Mary Naomi Garvin

19 February 1891–27 January 1985 (Age 93)
White, Indiana, United States

The Life of Mary Naomi

When Mary Naomi Garvin was born on 19 February 1891, in White, Indiana, United States, her father, Wilford M Garvin, was 29 and her mother, Stella Hoffine, was 25. She had at least 2 sons and 4 daughters with Marshall Mason Barlow. She lived in Wolcott, Princeton Township, White, Indiana, United States in 1900 and Milroy Township, Jasper, Indiana, United States for about 10 years. She died on 27 January 1985, in Rensselaer, Marion Township, Jasper, Indiana, United States, at the age of 93.

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Family Time Line

Marshall Mason Barlow
1886–1961
Mary Naomi Garvin
1891–1985
Naomi Barlow
1909–
Thelma Maxine Barlow
1910–1995
Gerald Barlow
1913–
Clyde Mason Barlow
1917–2004
Winifred Loris Barlow
1922–2006
Mary Jean Barlow
1930–

Spouse and Children

children

(6)

    Naomi Barlow

    Female1909–Female

    Female1910–1995Female

    Gerald Barlow

    Male1913–Male

    Male1917–2004Male

    Winifred Loris Barlow

    Female1922–2006Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Wilford M Garvin

    Male1862–Male

    Female1866–1960Female

siblings

(7)

    Jessie Verne Garvin

    Female1886–1981Female

    Winifred Claire Garvin

    Female1889–Female

    Female1891–1985Female

    Frank Austin Garvin

    Male1895–Male

    Ted Garvin

    Female1897–Female

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

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.
1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

Age 15

The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 25

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Gairbhín ‘descendant of Gairbhín’, a personal name derived from a diminutive of garbh ‘rough’, ‘cruel’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Noami Mary Barlow in household of Mason M Barlow, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Naomi Garwin in household of Wilford Garwin, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Naomi Barlow in household of Mason Barlow, "United States Census, 1920"

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