Dalzell Reece Maxwell

21 January 1898–13 May 1964 (Age 66)
Cardington, Morrow, Ohio, United States

The Life of Dalzell Reece

When Dalzell Reece Maxwell was born on 21 January 1898, in Cardington, Morrow, Ohio, United States, his father, Henry Cecil Maxwell, was 25 and his mother, Nellie R. Burr, was 22. He married Ruby Belle Holt on 10 April 1917, in Morrow, Ohio, United States. He lived in Cardington, Cardington Township, Morrow, Ohio, United States in 1900. He registered for military service in 1916. He died on 13 May 1964, in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Galloway, Franklin, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Dalzell Reece Maxwell
Thelma May K'burg
Marriage: 15 March 1922
Alvain Fielding Maxwell
Robert Earl Maxwell

Spouse and Children

15 March 1922
Oak Harbor, Salem Township, Ottawa, Ohio, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Henry Cecil Maxwell


    Nellie R. Burr




World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome

Age 2

A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 18

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

1 Scottish: habitational name from a place near Melrose in Roxburghshire. The place name is first recorded in 1144 in the form Mackeswell ‘Mack's spring or stream (Old English well(a))’.2 Irish: this surname is common in Ulster, where it has sometimes been adopted as an alternative to Miskell .3 Jewish: arbitrary adoption of the Scottish name, or Americanized form of one or more like-sounding Jewish surnames.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Dalzell R Maxwell, "United States Census, 1920"
  • D R Maxwell, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Dalzea R Maxwell in household of Harry C Maxwell, "United States Census, 1900"

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