Mary or Marie E. Oppy

March 1875–
Illinois, United States

The Life of Mary or Marie E.

When Mary or Marie E. Oppy was born in March 1875, in Illinois, United States, her father, William Shively Oppy, was 31 and her mother, Eliza Jane Hackney, was 33. She married John Sidney Savill on 20 September 1894, in Fulton, Illinois, United States. She was buried in Fulton, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Sidney Savill
1868–1943
Mary or Marie E. Oppy
1875–
Marriage: 20 September 1894

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 September 1894
Fulton, Illinois, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(16)

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World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1877 · The First Workers Strike

Age 2

The country was in great economic distress in mid-1877, which caused many workers of the Railroad to come together and began the first national strike in the United States. Crowds gathered in Chicago in extreme number to be a part of the strike which was later named the Great Railroad Strike. Shortly after the strike began, the battle was fought between the authorities and many of the strikers. The conflict escalated to violence and quickly each side turned bloody.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 31

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

Cornish: unexplained.

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

Sources (3)

  • Marie Roddewig in household of Roy W Roddewig, "Iowa State Census, 1925"
  • Marie E Bergen in household of Addie Mcdevitt, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mary L Savill in household of Sidney J Savill, "United States Census, 1900"

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