Robert Isom Meador

14 December 1895–3 January 1964 (Age 68)
Macon, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Robert Isom

When Robert Isom Meador was born on 14 December 1895, in Macon, Tennessee, United States, his father, John Wesley Meador, was 28 and his mother, Armetha Wallace, was 30. He married Verda Ethel Law on 12 September 1921, in Macon, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Civil District 2, Macon, Tennessee, United States for about 10 years and Warren Township, Marion, Indiana, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1919. He died on 3 January 1964, in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States, at the age of 68.

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Robert Isom Meador
Verda Ethel Law
Marriage: 12 September 1921
Lucille Frances Meador

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12 September 1921
Macon, Tennessee, United States


    Lucille Frances Meador


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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

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 9

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.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 21

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

English: variant of Meader .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Robert Meador, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Robert I Mead in household of John W Mead, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Robert Meador, "United States Census, 1930"

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