Mrs. May Belle Ellison

1910–1999 (Age 88)
Pickens, Holmes, Mississippi, United States

The Life of May Belle

Mrs. May Belle Ellison was born on 1 May 1910, in Pickens, Holmes, Mississippi, United States. She immigrated to New York City, New York, United States in 1952 and lived in Yazoo City, Yazoo, Mississippi, United States in 1935 and Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States in 1940. She died on 3 January 1999, in Plano, Collin, Texas, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Arlington, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Mrs. May Belle Ellison
1910–1999
Col. Charles Lawrence Meredith
1914–1973

Spouse & Children

World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York

Age 4

Satilla was the first Deepwater Steamship to arrive at the port of Houston. This accomplishment successfully established a steamboat service between Houston and New York City.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 25

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Ellis .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • May Belle Ellison, "United States Census, 1940"
  • May Belle Meredith, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • May Belle Meredith, "New York, New York Passenger and Crew Lists, 1909, 1925-1957"

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