Maxine Hodge

29 May 1922–21 May 2002 (Age 80)
Yemassee, Hampton, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Maxine

Maxine Hodge was born on 29 May 1922, in Yemassee, Hampton, South Carolina, United States. She married Bertis Vinson Long about 1942, in Sumter, South Carolina, United States. She died on 21 May 2002, in Sumter, Sumter, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Manning, Clarendon, South Carolina, United States.

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Bertis Vinson Long
1919–2002
Maxine Hodge
1922–2002
Marriage: about 1942

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1942
Sumter, South Carolina, United States

World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 1

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 1

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 22

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

English:1. from the medieval personal name Hodge, a short form of Roger . (For the change of initial, compare Hick .) 2. nickname from Middle English hodge ‘hog’, which occurs as a dialect variant of hogge, for example in Cheshire place names.

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

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