Willie Leo Paige

1896–1965 (Age 68)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Willie Leo

When Willie Leo Paige was born on 28 December 1896, in Tennessee, United States, his father, Daniel Gerome Paige, was 21 and his mother, Emma Lovinia Thurmond, was 17. He married Mary Fankie Walpole on 6 August 1916, in Lauderdale, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Civil District 7, Lauderdale, Tennessee, United States in 1910 and Civil District 17, Lauderdale, Tennessee, United States in 1940. He died on 28 March 1965, in Lauderdale, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Halls, Lauderdale, Tennessee, United States.

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Willie Leo Paige
Mary Fankie Walpole
Marriage: 6 August 1916
James E Paige
Jasper Leon Paige
William Carl Paige
Virginia Lucille Paige
Shirley Elizabeth Paige
Lewis Franklin Paige
Helen D Paige
Mary Ann Paige

Spouse & Children

6 August 1916
Lauderdale, Tennessee, United States


  • James E Paige


  • Jasper Leon Paige


  • William Carl Paige


  • Virginia Lucille Paige


  • Shirley Elizabeth Paige


+3 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1875–1959Male

  • Emma Lovinia Thurmond




+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 2

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.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 4

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 20

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

English (mainly London): variant spelling of Page .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Willie L Page in household of Dave G Page, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Willie L Page, "United States Census, 1940"
  • William Page, "United States Census, 1930"

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