Marion S Bradford

15 August 1899–5 February 1995 (Age 95)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States

The Life of Marion S

When Marion S Bradford was born on 15 August 1899, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, her father, Albert Thomas Charles Bradford, was 46 and her mother, Ida Auguste Maria Levenhagen, was 34. She had at least 1 son and 1 daughter with Casper C Manheim. She died on 5 February 1995, in Bellaire, Harris, Texas, United States, at the age of 95.

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Casper C Manheim
Marion S Bradford
Florence Manheim
Casper Monheim

Spouse and Children

    Casper C Manheim





    Florence Manheim


    Casper Monheim


Parents and Siblings

    Albert Thomas Charles Bradford


    Ida Auguste Maria Levenhagen




    Albertine Jane Bradford


    Florence W Bradford


    Walter E Bradford




+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · The Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal

Age 1

Historically known as the Chicago Drainage Canal, the Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal is a canal system that connects the Chicago River to the Des Plaines River. It reverses the direction of the Chicago River, which now flows out of Lake Michigan rather than into it. It is one of two canals that helps navigation to ships traveling between the Great Lakes Waterway and the Mississippi River system.
1925 · The Goodman Theatre

Age 26

The Goodman Theatre was founded as a tribute to the Chicago playwright Kenneth Sawyer Goodman, who died in the Great Influenza Pandemic in 1918. The theater was funded by his parents, who donated $250,000 to the Art Institute of Chicago. The first theater was designed by Howard Van Doren Shaw and its opening ceremony was performed on October 20. 

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the many places, large and small, called Bradford; in particular the city in West Yorkshire, which originally rose to prosperity as a wool town. There are others in Derbyshire, Devon, Dorset, Greater Manchester, Norfolk, Somerset, and elsewhere. They are all named with Old English brād ‘broad’ + ford ‘ford’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Marion E Bradford in household of Albert T C Bradford, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Marion Bradford in household of Albert Bradford, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Marion Manheim in entry for Walter E Bradford, "Illinois, Cook County, Obituaries, ca. 1970-1990"

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