Lulu E. Cecil

June 1894–December 1975 (Age 81)
Harrison, Boone, Arkansas, United States

The Life Summary of Lulu E.

When Lulu E. Cecil was born in June 1894, in Harrison, Boone, Arkansas, United States, her father, William Harrison Cecil, was 37 and her mother, Virginia Letitia Baker, was 39. She married Charles Presley Myers on 24 March 1929, in Boone, Arkansas, United States. She lived in Harrison Township, Boone, Arkansas, United States in 1900. She died in December 1975, in Ellinwood, Barton, Kansas, United States, at the age of 81.

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Charles Presley Myers
Lulu E. Cecil
Marriage: 24 March 1929

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 March 1929Boone, Arkansas, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 2
    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.
    1904 · William H. Fuller Grows 70 Acres of Rice
    Age 10
    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.
    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
    Age 22
    Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

    Name Meaning

    Welsh (Monmouthshire): from the Old Welsh personal name Seisyllt, sometimes wrongly said to derive from the Latin name Caecilius (see Sisley ). The most frequent modern spelling is a Renaissance attempt to connect the surname with Caecilius in the English pronunciation of its time. The Welsh name is more probably, but not definitely, from the Latin name Sextilius, a derivative of sextus ‘sixth’.History: The great and powerful English Cecil family first came to prominence with David Cecil, a Monmouthshire gentleman who espoused the cause of Henry Tudor and came to court in London after the latter became king in 1485. His grandson William Cecil, Lord Burghley (1520–98), was Elizabeth I's chief adviser for 40 years, and his descendants have remained politically powerful and culturally influential in Britain ever since. They were originally minor Welsh gentry; their name is found in a variety of forms, including Sitsylt, Ceyssel, and Sisseld.

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

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    Sources (5)

    • Lulu Cecil in household of William H Cecil, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Lulu E Cecil, "Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957"
    • Lulu Myers in household of Charlie P Myers, "United States Census, 1930"

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