Murray Louis Mayeux

13 May 1919–24 April 2010 (Age 91)
New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Murray Louis

When Murray Louis Mayeux was born on 13 May 1919, in New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States, his father, Charles Joseph Mayeux Sr, was 32 and his mother, Eugenie Gremillion, was 31. He married Elizabeth Britt on 23 August 1948, in Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Springs, Elk Lick Township, Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States in 1990 and Bowling Green, Licking, Ohio, United States in 2010. His occupation is listed as he researched and published a book, life of the mayeux family genealogy of avoyelles parish in Bowling Green, Licking, Ohio, United States. He died on 24 April 2010, in Bowling Green, Wood, Ohio, United States, at the age of 90.

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Murray Louis Mayeux
Elizabeth Britt
Marriage: 23 August 1948
John Charles Mayeux
Michael Britt Mayeux
Lucie Ellen Mayeux
Amy Louise Mayeux

Spouse and Children

23 August 1948
Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States


    John Charles Mayeux


    Lucie Ellen Mayeux


    Amy Louise Mayeux


    Michael Britt Mayeux


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World Events (8)


Age 1

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
1941 · Pentagon is Built in Arlington

Age 22

The Pentagon was developed as the Department of Defense had outgrown the other buildings were it was previous located.The groundbreaking for the Pentagon was on September 11, 1941. When the Pentagon was being built, it was determined that it could be no taller than four stories high. Colonel Leslie R. Groves was the supervisor of the project, he would later become known for helping on the Manhattan Project.

Age 25

The Allies liberate Belgium.

Name Meaning

Northern French: from an old form of Mayeur, a variant of Maire .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Murray Mayeux in household of Charles Mayeux, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Murray Mayeux in household of Charlie Mayeux, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Murray L Mayeux in household of Charles J Mayeux, "United States Census, 1940"

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