Guernsey Helen Luckie

1897–1969 (Age 72)
Menard, Texas, United States

The Life of Guernsey Helen

When Guernsey Helen Luckie was born on 5 February 1897, in Menard, Texas, United States, her father, William Foster Luckie, was 40 and her mother, Eppie Eliza Fleming, was 36. She married Frank Jefferson Russell on 27 November 1916, in Sonora, Sutton, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Justice Precinct 4, Sutton, Texas, United States for about 10 years and San Saba, San Saba, Texas, United States in 1940. She died on 5 November 1969, in San Saba, Texas, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Harkeyville, San Saba, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Guernsey Helen Luckie
Frank Jefferson Russell
Marriage: 27 November 1916
Lorene Smithwick
LeRoy Fleming Russell
Frank Jefferson Russell
Glenn Ray Russell
Juanita Maxine Russell

Spouse & Children

27 November 1916
Sonora, Sutton, Texas, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • William Foster Luckie


  • Female1860–1947Female



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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1901 · Spindletop Oilfield Discovered

Age 4

"Spindletop, located south of Beaumont, becomes the first major oil well to be discovered in Texas. Other fields were discovered in shortly after, which ultimately led to the highly impactful ""oil boom""."
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 19

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.

Name Meaning

Scottish: reduced Anglicized form of a pet form of Gaelic Mac Lùcais ( see McLucas ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Guernsey H Russell in household of Frank J Russell, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Guernsey H Luckie in household of William F Luckie, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Gurnsey Russell in household of Frank J Russell, "United States Census, 1940"

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