Vera Mavis McCuiston

21 April 1897–27 February 1985 (Age 87)
New Concord, Calloway, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Vera Mavis

When Vera Mavis McCuiston was born on 21 April 1897, in New Concord, Calloway, Kentucky, United States, her father, Thomas Montel “Montie” McCuiston, was 26 and her mother, Flora Myrtis Hamlin, was 21. She married Max Breathitt Hurt on 16 June 1921, in Bowling Green, Warren, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Magisterial District 4 Brinkley, Calloway, Kentucky, United States for about 20 years. Her occupation is listed as teacher in Kentucky, United States. She died on 27 February 1985, in Calloway, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Kirksey, Calloway, Kentucky, United States.

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Max Breathitt Hurt
Vera Mavis McCuiston
Marriage: 16 June 1921
Jewell Geraldine Hurt

Spouse and Children

16 June 1921
Bowling Green, Warren, Kentucky, United States


    Jewell Geraldine Hurt


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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1900 · Governor Shot

Age 3

On January 30, 1900 Governor William Goebel of Kentucky was assassinated. He took a bullet to the chest, outside the Old State Capitol. He died on February 3, 1900.

Age 23

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of McCutcheon .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mavis Hurt in household of Max B Hurt, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mabel Mccuiston in household of T M Mccuiston, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mavis Mccuiston in household of Thomas M Mccuiston, "United States Census, 1910"

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