Myrtle Nina McCarty

29 November 1890–17 April 1976 (Age 85)
Fairview, Brown, Kansas, United States

The Life of Myrtle Nina

When Myrtle Nina McCarty was born on 29 November 1890, in Fairview, Brown, Kansas, United States, her father, Delbert Lorenzo Mccarty, was 30 and her mother, Ethal Rose Rains, was 22. She married Chester Delbert Martinson on 25 November 1908. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Woodward Township, Woodward, Oklahoma, United States for about 10 years and Penn Township, Woodward, Oklahoma, United States in 1940. She died on 17 April 1976, in Wichita, Sedgwick, Kansas, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Woodward Township, Woodward, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Chester Delbert Martinson
1888–1954
Myrtle Nina McCarty
1890–1976
Marriage: 25 November 1908
Victor Delbert Martinson
1910–1980
James Leo Martinson
1920–1996

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 November 1908
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

    Delbert Lorenzo Mccarty

    Male1860–1940Male

    Female1868–1892Female

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

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.
1907

Age 17

Oklahoma is the 46th state.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 23

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

Irish: variant of McCarthy , reflecting the common southern Irish pronunciation of th.

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

Possible Related Names

Story Highlight

Which person in the picture is my dad.

Victor Delbert, my father, is the man standing behind his father’s shoulder

Sources (3)

  • Myrtle N Martinson in household of Chester D Martinson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Myrtle N Martinson in household of Chester D Martinson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Myrtle N Martinson in household of Peter Martinson, "United States Census, 1920"

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