Mary Nance

27 November 1904–26 August 2003 (Age 98)
Laurens, Laurens, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Mary

Mary Nance was born on 27 November 1904. She married Thomas Calvin Owings on 2 June 1936. She died on 26 August 2003, at the age of 98, and was buried in Laurens, Laurens, South Carolina, United States.

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Thomas Calvin Owings
Mary Nance
Marriage: 2 June 1936

Spouse and Children

2 June 1936
, Laurens, South Carolina

World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 2

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1916 · Anthony Crawford Lynched

Age 12

South Carolina native, father to 13 children, and a local farmer, Anthony Crawford, is lynched on October 21, 1916, in Abbeyville, South Carolina. The lynching is followed after Crawford has an arguement with a white storekeeper.

Age 27

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Nantz .

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

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