Sadie Isabelle Deskin

23 December 1895–12 September 1964 (Age 68)
California, United States

The Life of Sadie Isabelle

When Sadie Isabelle Deskin was born on 23 December 1895, in California, United States, her father, Edward Oliver Deskin, was 31 and her mother, Fannie Melinda Bilderback, was 20. She married Donald Purdy Renwick on 11 September 1915, in Sonoma, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States for about 5 years and El Monte Judicial Township, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1940. She died on 12 September 1964, in Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Donald Purdy Renwick
Sadie Isabelle Deskin
Marriage: 11 September 1915
Donald Deskin Renwick

Spouse and Children

11 September 1915
Sonoma, California, United States


    Donald Deskin Renwick


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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

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.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 11

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 21

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

Variant of Irish Diskin .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sadie I Renwick in household of Donald P Renwick, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Sadie Renwick in household of Donald Renwick, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Sadie I Renwick in household of Donald P Renwick, "United States Census, 1940"

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