Mary Ellen Wilkinson

10 May 1918–1 March 2002 (Age 83)
Orem, Utah, Utah, United States

The Life of Mary Ellen

When Mary Ellen Wilkinson was born on 10 May 1918, in Orem, Utah, Utah, United States, her father, Joseph Albert Wilkinson, was 40 and her mother, Margaret Mitchell Gillies, was 36. She married Max Ezra McCombs on 9 August 1951, in Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico. She died on 1 March 2002, in Reno, Washoe, Nevada, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Mountain View Cemetery, Reno, Washoe, Nevada, United States.

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Family Time Line

Max Ezra McCombs
1916–2001
Mary Ellen Wilkinson
1918–2002
Marriage: 9 August 1951

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
9 August 1951
Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

    Female1906–1978Female

    Joseph Vivian Wilkinson

    Male1908–1968Male

    Albert Willard Wilkinson

    Male1909–1982Male

    Male1911–2002Male

    Rose Genevieve Wilkinson

    Female1912–2012Female

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1921 · One of The Oldest Coasters in the World

Age 3

Utah is home to one of the oldest coasters in the world that is still operational. The Roller Coaster, at Lagoon Amusement park, is listed number 5.
1941

Age 23

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Wilkin .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary Ellen Wilkinson in household of Joseph Wilkinson, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Mary Ellen Wilkinsen in household of Joseph Albert Wilkinsen, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Mary Ellen Wilkinsoen McCombs in household of Max Ezra McCombs, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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