Mary Peavyhouse

Texas, United States

The Life of Mary

When Mary Peavyhouse was born in February 1886, in Texas, United States, her father, David Jonathan Peavehouse, was 27 and her mother, Maye Laura Catherine Butler, was 22. She lived in Justice Precinct 8, Ellis, Texas, United States in 1900.

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David Jonathan Peavehouse
Maye Laura Catherine Butler
Albert Pevehouse
Mary Peavyhouse
Clark Pevehouse
Willie Rue Pevehouse
Minnie Frances Pevehouse
Viva Pevehouse
Mattie Kaziah Pevehouse
David Frank Pevehouse Sr.
Laura Pevehouse
John Kit Pevehouse

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World Events (3)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 4

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 8

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.

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  • Mary Peavyhouse in household of David Peavyhouse, "United States Census, 1900"

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