Evelyn Gertrude Maree

3 January 1899–6 December 1985 (Age 86)
South Carolina, United States

The Life of Evelyn Gertrude

When Evelyn Gertrude Maree was born on 3 January 1899, in South Carolina, United States, her father, Andrew Morgan Maree, was 21 and her mother, Francis Ann Johstono, was 20. She married William Braddock Bourne on 3 November 1920, in Savannah, Chatham, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Savannah, Chatham, Georgia, United States for about 15 years and District 26, Glynn, Georgia, United States in 1940. She died on 6 December 1985, in Marietta, Cobb, Georgia, United States, at the age of 86.

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Family Time Line

William Braddock Bourne
Evelyn Gertrude Maree
Marriage: 3 November 1920
William Braddock Bourne
Robert Lescoe Bourne

Spouse and Children

3 November 1920
Savannah, Chatham, Georgia, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Andrew Morgan Maree


    Francis Ann Johstono




World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1916 · Anthony Crawford Lynched

Age 17

South Carolina native, father to 13 children, and a local farmer, Anthony Crawford, is lynched on October 21, 1916, in Abbeyville, South Carolina. The lynching is followed after Crawford has an arguement with a white storekeeper.
1922 · Women Granted the Right to Vote

Age 23

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.

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Mearadhaigh ( see Merry ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Gertrude M Bourne in household of William B Bourne, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Gertrude E Bourne in household of Frances A Maree, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Evelyn G Maree in household of Andrew M Maree, "United States Census, 1920"

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