Mayme Luttrell

2 May 1888–22 November 1967 (Age 79)
Pine Grove, Amador, California, United States

The Life of Mayme

When Mayme Luttrell was born on 2 May 1888, in Pine Grove, Amador, California, United States, her father, Columbus C. Luttrell, was 42 and her mother, Mary Helen Sarah Woolfolk, was 33. She married Wilbur Louis Murphy on 14 April 1909, in Amador, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Oakland, Alameda, California, United States for about 10 years. She died on 22 November 1967, in Stockton, San Joaquin, California, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Pine Grove, Amador, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Wilbur Louis Murphy
1888–1960
Mayme Luttrell
1888–1967
Marriage: 14 April 1909
Theodore Carl Murphy
1910–1994
Vera Enid Murphy
1912–1990
Helen Dolores Murphy
1914–1984
Cecile Deane Murphy
1916–1997
Roy Norman Murphy
1917–2000
Rex Luttrell Murphy
1919–1964

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 April 1909
Amador, California, United States
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Columbus C. Luttrell

    Male1845–1912Male

    Mary Helen Sarah Woolfolk

    Female1855–1940Female

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 3

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 21

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): from a diminutive of Old French loutre ‘otter’ (Latin lutra), applied as a nickname for someone thought to resemble an otter, or a metonymic occupational name for someone who hunted otters (for their pelts). Compare Luter .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Maymie Murphy in household of Wilber Murphy, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mayme Murphy in household of Wilbur Murphy, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mayme Murphy in household of Wilbur Murphy, "United States Census, 1930"

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