Ethel Rose Mathis

1 January 1901–21 November 1994 (Age 93)
Avery, Lincoln, Oklahoma, United States

The Life of Ethel Rose

When Ethel Rose Mathis was born on 1 January 1901, in Avery, Lincoln, Oklahoma, United States, her father, Thomas Enoch Mathis, was 32 and her mother, Laura Ermine Parks, was 31. She had at least 2 sons and 1 daughter with John Jepthy Irby. She lived in Ranger, Eastland, Texas, United States for about 10 years and Justice Precinct 2, Eastland, Texas, United States in 1940. She died on 21 November 1994, in Borger, Hutchinson, Texas, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Borger, Hutchinson, Texas, United States.

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John Jepthy Irby
Ethel Rose Mathis
Roy Clifton Irby
Betty Jo Irby
Johnny Irby

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World Events (8)

1901 · Spindletop Oilfield Discovered

Age 0

"Spindletop, located south of Beaumont, becomes the first major oil well to be discovered in Texas. Other fields were discovered in shortly after, which ultimately led to the highly impactful ""oil boom""."
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 0

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

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Historical Boundaries: 1926: Hutchinson, Texas, United States

Name Meaning

1 Dutch and French: from a variant of the personal name Mathias ( see Matthew ).2 English: patronymic from a pet form of Matthew .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Rosee E Mathes in household of Thomas E Mathes, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Ethel Mathews in household of Louis Kimble, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ethel Irby in household of John J Irby, "United States Census, 1930"

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