Della Mae Woodall

Brief Life History of Della Mae

When Della Mae Woodall was born on 24 October 1876, in Mississippi, United States, her father, Archibald Woodall, was 30 and her mother, Frances Victoria Burrell, was 17. She married William Galton Vickery on 3 September 1893, in Yalobusha, Mississippi, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Beat 5, Yalobusha, Mississippi, United States in 1880. She died on 12 May 1895, in Yalobusha, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 18, and was buried in Pine Valley, Yalobusha, Mississippi, United States.

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William Galton Vickery
1869–1947
Della Mae Woodall
1876–1895
Marriage: 3 September 1893
Wilton Mozetta Vickery
1895–1911

Sources (8)

  • Della Woodall in household of A Woodall, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Della Woodall - Government record: birth-name: Della Woodall
  • Mississippi Marriages, 1776-1935

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1877 · Mississippi State Board of Health is Created

In 1877, the Mississippi State Board of Health was established to protect and advance health throughout the state. There are several different categories that fall under their watch such as disease, environment, injury, standard care, shots, keep records, and more.

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Name Meaning

English (mainly West Midlands): from Middle English wode ‘wood’ + halle ‘hall’ (Old English wudu + hall). The surname may be topographic, for a person who lived at a hall in a wood, or habitational, from one of the many places so named, such as Woodhall (Lincolnshire), Woodhall Farm in Wichenford (Worcestershire), Wood Hall in Risley (Derbyshire), Woodhall in Calverley (Yorkshire), or Woodall in Harthill (Yorkshire).

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

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