Sula Mamie Canada

18 April 1891–7 June 1949 (Age 58)
Van Alstyne, Grayson, Texas, United States

The Life of Sula Mamie

When Sula Mamie Canada was born on 18 April 1891, in Van Alstyne, Grayson, Texas, United States, her father, Jesse C. Canada, was 31 and her mother, Audrey Georgia Veasey, was 24. She had at least 1 son and 1 daughter with Richard A Green. She lived in Justice Precinct 4, Grayson, Texas, United States for about 10 years and Justice Precinct 1, Sherman, Texas, United States in 1940. She died on 7 June 1949, in Sherman, Grayson, Texas, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Van Alstyne Cemetery, Van Alstyne, Grayson, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Richard A Green
1873–
Sula Mamie Canada
1891–1949
Daughter Green
1912–1912
Lloyd Dale Green
1917–1998

Spouse and Children

children

(2)

    Daughter Green

    Female1912–1912Female

    Lloyd Dale Green

    Male1917–1998Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

    John C Canada

    Male1883–Male

    William Bertha "Buzz" Canada

    Male1885–1927Male

    Clifton Clyde Canada

    Male1888–1932Male

    Female1891–1949Female

    Sula Canada

    Female1891–1949Female

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World Events (8)

1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 3

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 16

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

1 Spanish (Cañada): topographic name from cañada ‘glen’, ‘valley’.2 Possibly also French, from a derivative of Old French chanée, a term denoting a type of elongated pitcher, from Latin canna ‘reed’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sula Gunn in household of Roy L Gunn, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Sula M Green in household of Richard A Green, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Sula Gunn in household of Roy L Gunn, "United States Census, 1940"

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