William Thomas Mize

9 September 1915–October 1983 (Age 68)
Franklin, Georgia, United States

The Life Summary of William Thomas

When William Thomas Mize was born on 9 September 1915, in Franklin, Georgia, United States, his father, Julian Carlyle Mize, was 30 and his mother, Ella Mabel Varner, was 23. He lived in District 210, Franklin, Georgia, United States for about 20 years. He died in October 1983, in Carnesville, Franklin, Georgia, United States, at the age of 68.

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
Age 1
Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1922 · Women Granted the Right to Vote
Age 7
The 19th Amendment, which allowed women the right to vote, was passed and became federal law on August 26, 1920. Georgia law prevented women from voting until 1922. The amendment wasn’t officially ratified until 1970.
1935 · The FBI is Established
Age 20
The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Possibly an Americanized form of Dutch Meis or German Meise .

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

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  • William T Mize in household of Carl Mize, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Willian T Mize in household of Carl Mize, "United States Census, 1920"
  • William T Mize in household of Julian C Mize, "United States Census, 1930"

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