Marvin Lowther Shumway

10 October 1908–17 July 1979 (Age 70)
Marsh Center, Bannock, Idaho, United States

The Life of Marvin Lowther

When Marvin Lowther Shumway was born on 10 October 1908, in Marsh Center, Bannock, Idaho, United States, his father, Andrew James Shumway, was 21 and his mother, Icie Jane Lowther, was 20. He married Josephine Elizabeth Martin on 2 July 1935, in Centralia, Lewis, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Longview, Cowlitz, Washington, United States in 1935 and Election Precinct 437 Brentwood, Multnomah, Oregon, United States in 1940. He died on 17 July 1979, in Multnomah, Oregon, United States, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

Marvin Lowther Shumway
1908–1979
Josephine Elizabeth Martin
1912–2000
Marriage: 2 July 1935
Marvin Andrew Shumway
1936–2020

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
2 July 1935
Centralia, Lewis, Washington, United States
children

(1)

    Marvin Andrew Shumway

    Male1936–2020Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

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World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

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.
1911 · First U.S. Primary Elections Held

Age 3

The first U.S. primary elections were held in Oregon in 1911. 
1927

Age 19

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: unexplained; possibly of French origin.

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

Sources (3)

  • Marvin L Shumway in household of Andrew James Shumway, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Marvin L Shumway in household of Andrew James Shumway, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Marvin Lowther Shumway, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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