Marjorie Patricia Grinstead

Female17 March 1906–18 January 1973

Brief Life History of Marjorie Patricia

When Marjorie Patricia Grinstead was born on 17 March 1906, in Gautier, Jackson, Mississippi, United States, her father, William Wade Grinstead, was 41 and her mother, Agnes Marjorie Deuel Helmuth, was 23. She had at least 1 son with Peter Anderson. She lived in Sewickley, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States in 1920 and Beat 4, Jackson, Mississippi, United States in 1940. She died on 18 January 1973, in Ocean Springs, Jackson, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Jackson, Mississippi, United States.

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Peter Anderson
1901–1983
Marjorie Patricia Grinstead
1906–1973
Peter Michael Anderson
1931–2015

Sources (5)

  • Patricia Grinstead in household of Willian Grinstead, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Patricia Grinstead Anderson, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Patrica Anderson in household of Peter Anderson, "United States Census, 1940"

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World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

1907 · Boll Weevil Destroys Most the Cotton Crop

Age 1

When the boll weevil threatened most the Mississippi Delta, it put the state’s cotton crop in peril. By the time the boll weevil reached Mississippi it had already destroyed four million bales of cotton. This added up to $238 million at the time or about 6 billion in present day. The boll weevil depends on cotton for every stage of its life.

1925 · B.B. King is Born

Age 19

B.B. King was born on September 16, 1925, in Itta Bean, Mississippi. He was a famous American blues singer, electric guitarist, and record producer. In 1987, he inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

Name Meaning

English (southeastern): habitational name from East or West Grinstead in Sussex, or from Greensted or Greenstead in Essex, all named from Old English grēne ‘green’ + stede ‘place’.

English: variant of Grimstead .

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

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