Cecil Jethrow Mayes

19 November 1910–17 December 1981 (Age 71)
Rupert, Minidoka, Idaho, United States

The Life of Cecil Jethrow

When Cecil Jethrow Mayes was born on 19 November 1910, in Rupert, Minidoka, Idaho, United States, his father, James Harrison Mayes, was 20 and his mother, Arlee Golden Kendall, was 18. He married Jessie Pruett on 16 June 1934, in Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Rigby Election Precinct 3, Jefferson, Idaho, United States in 1940. He died on 17 December 1981, in Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Kuna, Ada, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Cecil Jethrow Mayes
Jessie Pruett
Marriage: 16 June 1934
Leo Henry Mayes

Spouse and Children

16 June 1934
Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States


Parents and Siblings

    James Harrison Mayes


    Arlee Golden Kendall




World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

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.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 3

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Age 19

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name May ( see May ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Cecil Jethrow Mayes, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Cecil J Mayers, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Cecil J Mayes in household of William H Mayes, "United States Census, 1930"

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