Elsie May Sayers

17 September 1898–24 February 1960 (Age 61)
Taylor, West Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Elsie May

When Elsie May Sayers was born on 17 September 1898, in Taylor, West Virginia, United States, her father, Ed Sayers, was 25 and her mother, Theodosia Housted Sayers, was 30. She lived in Booths Creek District, Taylor, West Virginia, United States in 1900. She died on 24 February 1960, in Philippi, Barbour, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 61.

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Ed Sayers
Theodosia Housted Sayers
Edward Sayers
Marietta Sears
Elsie May Sayers
Orvil E Sears
Nellie J. Sayres
Lloyd Denzil Sayers

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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

English: variant of Sayer , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. This name is also established in Ireland.Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Saoghair; see Sears .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Elsie May Sayres in household of Edward G Sayres, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Elsie M Sears in household of Edward Sears, "United States Census, 1910"

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