Luther McKinsey

27 June 1887–13 August 1971 (Age 84)
Colorado, United States

The Life of Luther

Luther McKinsey was born on 27 June 1887. He married Mary Lee Finley on 16 December 1915, in Walsenburg, Huerfano, Colorado, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He died on 13 August 1971, in Colorado, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Trinidad, Las Animas, Colorado, United States.

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Luther McKinsey
Mary Lee Finley
Marriage: 16 December 1915
Margaret McKinsey
Mildred M Mckinsey

Spouse and Children

16 December 1915
Walsenburg, Huerfano, Colorado, United States


    Margaret McKinsey



World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Gold is Discovered

Age 3

In 1890, Robert Miller Womack discovers a rich gold deposit along Cripple Creek, near the western slope of Pikes Peak. This would become the richest gold strike in the Rocky Mountin area.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 22

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

Perhaps a respelling of McKinzie, a variant of McKenzie .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Luther Mckinsey, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"
  • Luther Mckinsey, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"
  • Luther McKinsey in entry for Mary Lee McKinsey, "Colorado Statewide Divorce Index, 1900-1939"

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