Maynard Emory Artz

1906–1990 (Age 84)
Strasburg, Shenandoah, Virginia, United States

The Life of Maynard Emory

When Maynard Emory Artz was born on 9 October 1906, in Strasburg, Shenandoah, Virginia, United States, his father, Edward Emory Artz, was 23 and his mother, Annie Adelia Richard, was 18. He married Ruth Virginia Marston on 28 August 1926. He lived in Davis Magisterial District, Shenandoah, Virginia, United States for about 10 years. He died on 10 November 1990, in Shenandoah, Page, Virginia, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Strasburg, Shenandoah, Virginia, United States.

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Maynard Emory Artz
Ruth Virginia Marston
Marriage: 28 August 1926

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28 August 1926

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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.
1917 · Camp Lee Training Facility

Age 11

Camp Lee was the sight of where Europeans first came face to face with the Powhatan Confederation. Than during the Civil War  the Union forces used it as a surprise attack and blocked Lee’s army from the supply base. When World War II started Fort Lee became Camp Lee and was used as a training facility.

Age 23

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

1 North German and Dutch: patronymic from the personal name A(a)rt, a reduced form of Arnt ( see Arndt , Arnold ), or sometimes from a reduced form of the personal name Alaert or Adriaan.2 German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Arzt ‘physician’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Maynard E Artz, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Maynard E Artz, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Maynard A Artz in household of Edward E Artz, "United States Census, 1910"

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