Mintora "Minnie" G. Flippin

5 November 1876–30 September 1960 (Age 83)
Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States

The Life of Mintora "Minnie" G.

When Mintora "Minnie" G. Flippin was born on 5 November 1876, in Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States, her father, John Thomas Flippen Sr, was 37 and her mother, Mary Elizabeth Gravely, was 37. She married John Edward Lawrence on 20 February 1901, in Henry, Virginia, United States. She lived in Leatherwood Magisterial District, Henry, Virginia, United States in 1900. She died on 30 September 1960, at the age of 83, and was buried in County Line Christian Church Cemetery, Axton, Henry, Virginia, United States.

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John Edward Lawrence
Mintora "Minnie" G. Flippin
Marriage: 20 February 1901

Spouse and Children

20 February 1901
Henry, Virginia, United States

Parents and Siblings

    John Thomas Flippen Sr


    Mary Elizabeth Gravely




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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 5

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1894 · Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument

Age 18

On May 30, 18944 the Confederate Soldiers and Sailors’ Monument was unveiled. It is 73 feet high and over looks Libby Hill Park. the statue represents the 13 Confederate States.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 22

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.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Flippen .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Minnie G Flipping in household of John Flipping, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Minnie Lawrence in household of W H Ritchardson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Minnie G Lawrence in household of John E Lawrence, "United States Census, 1910"

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