Maven Jessie Lytten

4 December 1905–15 April 1985 (Age 79)
Gaston, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Maven Jessie

When Maven Jessie Lytten was born on 4 December 1905, in Gaston, North Carolina, United States, her father, Chalmath Carter Lytten Sr, was 26 and her mother, Ella Reid Hoover, was 22. She married Jacob Thomas Jenkins on 7 June 1924, in Cherryville, Gaston, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Gastonia Township, Gaston, North Carolina, United States in 1940 and Dallas, Gaston, North Carolina, United States in 1985. She died on 15 April 1985, at the age of 79, and was buried in Gastonia, Gaston, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Thomas Jenkins
1889–1951
Maven Jessie Lytten
1905–1985
Marriage: 7 June 1924
Mary Glenn Jenkins
1925–2016
Thomas Chalmath Jenkins Sr.
1926–1990
Nell Rae Jenkins
1933–2015

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 June 1924
Cherryville, Gaston, North Carolina, United States
children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

    Chalmath Carter Lytten Sr

    Male1879–1940Male

    Female1883–1969Female

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

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.
1918 · Fort Bragg Established

Age 13

Named after Confederate General Braxton Bragg, Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, North Carolina was established on September 4, 1918. It was used as one of three training camps used during WWI.
1927

Age 22

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Litton .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Maren J Sytton in household of Chalmers C Sytton, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Maven J Jenkins in household of Thomas J Jenkins, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Maben J Jenkins in household of Thomas J Jenkins, "United States Census, 1940"

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