William McKinley Villines

24 January 1898–31 October 1953 (Age 55)
Newton, Arkansas, United States

The Life of William McKinley

When William McKinley Villines was born on 24 January 1898, in Newton, Arkansas, United States, his father, James Albert Villines, was 32 and his mother, Mary Susan Wishon, was 26. He married Tressa Leona Akers on 10 March 1920, in Denver, Arapahoe, Colorado, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Okmulgee City, Okmulgee, Oklahoma, United States in 1930 and Election District A, Denver, Colorado, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1946. He died on 31 October 1953, in San Francisco, California, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in Golden Gate National Cemetery, San Bruno, San Mateo, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

William McKinley Villines
Tressa Leona Akers
Marriage: 10 March 1920
Victor Akers Villines
William McKinley Villines
James Marion Villines

Spouse and Children

10 March 1920
Denver, Arapahoe, Colorado, United States


Parents and Siblings



    Sintha Jane Villines


    Syntha Jane Villines


    Eva L. Villines



    Rutha V. Villines


+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1904 · William H. Fuller Grows 70 Acres of Rice

Age 6

Rice is one Arkansas leading crops, in 1904 William H. Fuller planted 70 acres of rice, this act is what started the making rice the leading crop in Arkansas.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 15

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

French: unexplained. This name is found mainly in AR.

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

Sources (3)

  • Wm M Villiner, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mack Villines in household of James A Villines, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Wm M Villines in household of Marie Johnson, "United States Census, 1930"

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