William Ernest Bibby

Brief Life History of William Ernest

When William Ernest Bibby was born on 20 May 1893, in Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa, United States, his father, William Ernest Bibby, was 27 and his mother, Christina Barbara Pivonka, was 24. He married Anna L Overman on 17 February 1914, in Seattle, King, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Seattle Election Precinct, King, Washington, United States in 1940 and United States in 1949. He died on 19 February 1951, in Seattle, King, Washington, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Seattle, King, Washington, United States.

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William Ernest Bibby
Anna L Overman
Marriage: 17 February 1914
William Bibby
Delores Irene Bibby

Sources (19)

  • William E Bibby, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Wm E Bibby, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"
  • William Ernest Bibby, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

1897 · Seattle Grows Quickly

The Klondike gold rush started in 1896 in Canada, but by 1897 as miners started moving and following the gold it caused for Seattle to rapidly grow as more miners joined the search for gold.

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): variant of Bybee .

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

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