Margaret Eleanor Eanes

7 February 1913–19 January 1994 (Age 81)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Margaret Eleanor

When Margaret Eleanor Eanes was born on 7 February 1913, in Tennessee, United States, her father, Samuel Powell Eanes Sr, was 35 and her mother, Grace Williams, was 33. She lived in Sullivan, Tennessee, United States in 1930 and Civil District 5, Sullivan, Tennessee, United States in 1940. She died on 19 January 1994, in Blountville, Sullivan, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Blountville, Sullivan, Tennessee, United States.

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Samuel Powell Eanes Sr
Grace Williams
Ruth Eanes
Zollie Eanes
Mary Powell Eaves
Margaret Eleanor Eanes
Sam P Eanes
Robert W Eanes

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    Zollie Eanes


    Mary Powell Eaves



    Sam P Eanes


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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

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.
1931 · The Parthenon is Built

Age 18

In 1931, a full scale replica of the Parthenon in Greece was erected in Nashville, Tennessee. The Parthenon was meant to be temporary, but became a permanent part of Tennessee culture. It also has a replica of the statue of Athena the Goddess of War.At the same time a city over Memphis built  giant pyramid replica to remind everyone what the city was named for. 
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 22

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

1 Perhaps a variant of English Eames . In the U.S., this name is found predominantly in VA.2 Portuguese: variant of Anes .

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

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  • Margret E Eanes in household of Sam P Eanes, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Margret Eanes in household of Samuel P Eanes, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Margaret Eaves in household of Sam P Eaves, "United States Census, 1920"

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