Marie F. Swisher

4 April 1904–13 January 1985 (Age 80)
Jennings, Indiana, United States

The Life of Marie F.

When Marie F. Swisher was born on 4 April 1904, in Jennings, Indiana, United States, her father, John Wesley Swisher (Twin), was 37 and her mother, Phoebe Ellen "Ella" Vice, was 37. She married Evan Jasper Hughes on 28 November 1923, in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States for about 10 years. She died on 13 January 1985, in Lansing, Ingham, Michigan, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Greenwood, Johnson, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Evan Jasper Hughes
1903–1996
Marie F. Swisher
1904–1985
Marriage: 28 November 1923
Chester Ray Hughes
1925–1987
Norma E Hughes
1933–
Donna L Hughes
1935–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 November 1923
Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States
children

(3)

    Male1925–1987Male

    Norma E Hughes

    Female1933–Female

    Donna L Hughes

    Female1935–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 2

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

Age 2

The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.
1927

Age 23

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Schweitzer ‘Swiss’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Marie Hughes in household of Evan J Hughes, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Marie Hughes in household of Evan J Hughes, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Marie Hughes in household of Evan J Hughes, "United States Census, 1930"

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