Marie Whyte

28 March 1908–8 November 1984 (Age 76)
Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States

The Life of Marie

Marie Whyte was born on 28 March 1908. She died on 8 November 1984, in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Cedar Lawn Cemetery, Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Adolph Winchester
1908–1984
Marie Whyte
1908–1984

Spouse and Children

World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

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.
1913 · The Completion of the Keokuk Dam

Age 5

The Keokuk Dam was completed in 1913 and began to power the surrounding area. It was the largest single capacity powerhouse in the world at the time. After World War II, the powerhouse was modernized and all the units were converted in 2002. It remains the largest privately owned and operated dam on the Mississippi River.
1929

Age 21

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

Scottish, Irish, and English: variant spelling of White .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Marie Whyte in entry for James Adolph Winchester, "Iowa, Armed Forces Grave Registrations, ca. 1835-1998"
  • Marie C. Winchester, "Find A Grave Index"

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