Edythe Estelle Maxwell

15 August 1909–1980 (Age 70)
Quincy, Plumas, California, United States

The Life of Edythe Estelle

When Edythe Estelle Maxwell was born on 15 August 1909, in Quincy, Plumas, California, United States, her father, James Grandly Maxwell, was 27 and her mother, Lynn Deadman, was 24. She died in 1980, in Reno, Washoe, Nevada, United States, at the age of 71.

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Joseph J. Virzi
1902–1987
Edythe Estelle Maxwell
1909–1980

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World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 1

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
1910 · Angel Island Serves Immigrants

Age 1

Angel Island served as a western entry point for hundreds of thousands of U.S. immigrants, mainly from China, from 1910 to 1940.
1929

Age 20

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: habitational name from a place near Melrose in Roxburghshire. The place name is first recorded in 1144 in the form Mackeswell ‘Mack's spring or stream (Old English well(a))’.2 Irish: this surname is common in Ulster, where it has sometimes been adopted as an alternative to Miskell .3 Jewish: arbitrary adoption of the Scottish name, or Americanized form of one or more like-sounding Jewish surnames.

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

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