Margie Helen Feather

8 March 1925–29 December 2014 (Age 89)
Taylor, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Margie Helen

When Margie Helen Feather was born on 8 March 1925, in Taylor, Kentucky, United States, her father, Arthur Clarence Feather, was 38 and her mother, Thelma Leola McVay, was 28. She married Fred G. Faulkner Jr on 2 August 1946, in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States. She lived in Saloma, Taylor, Kentucky, United States in 1930 and Magisterial District 1, Taylor, Kentucky, United States in 1940. She died on 29 December 2014, in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Brookside Cemetery, Campbellsville, Taylor, Kentucky, United States.

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Fred G. Faulkner Jr
Margie Helen Feather
Marriage: 2 August 1946

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2 August 1946
Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States

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World Events (8)

1926 · Mammoth Cave is Discovered

Age 1

In 1926, in central Kentucky, Mammoth Cave was discovered. It dates back to Mississippian times and consists of over four hundred miles of passageway. On July 1, 1941, the cave was made a National Park.

Age 2

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1949 · NATO is Established

Age 24

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is an alliance between 29 North American and European countries. The agreement of the alliance is to help defend each other if attacked by an external country. The last country to enter was Montenegro in 2017.

Name Meaning

1 English: from Middle English fether ‘feather’, applied as a metonymic occupational name for a trader in feathers and down, a maker of quilts, or possibly a maker of pens. Feathermongers are recorded from the 13th century onwards. In some cases the surname may have arisen from a nickname denoting a very light person or perhaps a person of no account.2 Americanized form of German Feder .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Hellen Feather in household of Arthur C Feather, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Helen Feather in household of Author C Feather, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Helen Faulkner in entry for Anita Feather Miller, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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