Maud M Canant

Brief Life History of Maud M

When Maud M Canant was born in September 1899, in Cullman, Alabama, United States, her father, Berry Canant, was 29 and her mother, Georgie Ann Vest, was 28. She married Ollie Elbert Chaney on 8 July 1923, in Cullman, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States for about 10 years. She died on 18 June 1970, in Huntsville, Madison, Alabama, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Cullman, Cullman, Alabama, United States.

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Ollie Elbert Chaney
1898–1986
Maud M Canant
1899–1970
Marriage: 8 July 1923
Wallace Thirston Chaney
1924–1925
Joyce Chaney
1930–1930

Sources (9)

  • Maud Chaney in household of Ollie Chaney, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Maude E. Canant, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"
  • Maude Chaney, "Alabama Deaths, 1908-1974"

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

1913 · Cleveland Museum of Art

The Cleveland Museum of Art was founded as a trust from Hinman Hurlbut, John Huntington, and Horace Kelley. It is to be known as the fourth-wealthiest art museum in the United States. The museum opened its doors to the public on June 6, 1916, and is free to the public to come and enjoy the diverse collections inside. Today the museum can be found as the center piece of Wade Park and both are on the National Register of Historic Places.

1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

Altered form of English Conant .

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

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