Mary Effie Bangle

27 June 1884–6 August 1985 (Age 101)
Gold Hill, Rowan, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Mary Effie

When Mary Effie Bangle was born on 27 June 1884, in Gold Hill, Rowan, North Carolina, United States, her father, William Henry Harrison Bangle, was 43 and her mother, Elizabeth Jane Jenkins, was 33. She married George Thomas Swain on 28 December 1920, in Cabarrus, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died on 6 August 1985, in Wilmington, New Hanover, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 101, and was buried in Oakdale Cemetery, Wilmington, New Hanover, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Thomas Swain
1888–1976
Mary Effie Bangle
1884–1985
Marriage: 28 December 1920
George Thomas Swain Jr.
1921–1982
Mary Elizabeth Swain
1924–1992

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 December 1920
Cabarrus, North Carolina, United States
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

    William Henry Harrison Bangle

    Male1841–1888Male

    Elizabeth Jane Jenkins

    Female1851–1900Female

siblings

(5)

    Mary Elizabeth Bangle

    Female1867–1896Female

    Male1875–1961Male

    Thomas Sidney Bangle

    Male1878–1930Male

    Bessie Bangle

    Female1881–1939Female

    Female1884–1985Female

World Events (8)

1886

Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 13

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 28

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Bangel, which probably is a variant of Bang or of Bengel , or derives from a field name in the district of Lüneburg.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Effie B Swain in household of George T Swain, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Effie B Swain in household of George T Swain, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Effie Mae Bangle, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

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