Margaret Arthur

1893–1983 (Age 90)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Margaret

When Margaret Arthur was born on 1 July 1893, in North Carolina, United States, her father, George Stevenson Arthur, was 32 and her mother, Isabella Jessie Henrie, was 23. She married Robert Gladstone Groome on 7 October 1925, in Gilmer, Burke, North Carolina, United States. She lived in Asheville, Buncombe, North Carolina, United States in 1910 and Sumner Township, Guilford, North Carolina, United States for about 10 years. She died on 14 December 1983, in High Point, Guilford, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 90.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Margaret Arthur
Robert Gladstone Groome
Marriage: 7 October 1925

Spouse & Children

7 October 1925
Gilmer, Burke, North Carolina, United States

Parents & Siblings



+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 4

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.

Age 24

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

An eminent person; high, lofty, exalted, noble, eminent, excellent, proud; a bear; noble, great, generous. Gaelic forms are Art and Artair.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Margaret A Groome in household of Gladstone Groome, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Margaret G Groome in household of Robert G Groome, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Margaret Arthur in household of George A Arthur, "United States Census, 1910"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account
Create a free account to view more about your family.
Share this with your family and friends.