Fannie Belle Hinson

Brief Life History of Fannie Belle

When Fannie Belle Hinson was born on 5 July 1890, in Monroe, Union, North Carolina, United States, her father, James Pinkney Hinson, was 29 and her mother, Margaret A. Mullis, was 29. She married Martin Kemper Medlin on 16 November 1913, in Union, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Goose Creek Township, Union, North Carolina, United States in 1940 and Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina, United States in 1973. She died on 5 March 1973, in Mecklenburg, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Monroe, Union, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Martin Kemper Medlin
1879–1946
Fannie Belle Hinson
1890–1973
Marriage: 16 November 1913
James Fletcher Medlin
1914–1978
Garrison Lee Medlin
1916–1985
James Vance Medlin
1919–1919
Hartis Blair Medlin
1921–1980
Flora Jane Medlin
1926–2002
Gladys Friday Medlin
1930–2012
Heath Davis Medlin
1936–2002

Sources (28)

  • Fannie Medlin in household of M Casper Medlin, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Fannie Hinson Medlin, "North Carolina Deaths and Burials, 1898-1994"
  • Fannie Belle Huison in entry for Medlin, "North Carolina Deaths, 1906-1930"

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.

1912 · The Girl Scouts

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Name Meaning

English: patronymic meaning ‘son of the hind’, from Middle English hine ‘household servant, agricultural laborer’, perhaps also ‘farm manager’ (see Hine ) + son.

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

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