James Ralph Mayo

24 May 1919–April 1982 (Age 62)
Martinsburg, Berkeley, West Virginia, United States

The Life of James Ralph

When James Ralph Mayo was born on 24 May 1919, his mother, Dorothy Irene Mayo, was -5 and his father, Albert Richard Hill, was 2. He married Lucy May Gill on 14 January 1950, in District of Columbia, United States. He lived in Big Island, Bedford, Virginia, United States in 1935 and Charlemont Magisterial District, Bedford, Virginia, United States in 1940. He died in April 1982, in Martinsburg, Berkeley, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Big Island, Bedford, Virginia, United States.

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James Ralph Mayo
Lucy May Gill
Marriage: 14 January 1950

Spouse and Children


    Lucy May Gill


14 January 1950
District of Columbia, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Dorothy Irene Mayo


    Albert Richard Hill


World Events (8)


Age 1

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Age 1

Women are given the right to vote under the Nineteenth Amendment.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 18

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English and Irish: variant of Mayhew .2 Variant of French Mailhot .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • James R Mayo in household of Marshell D Mayo, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ralph Mayo in household of Marshall Mayo, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ralph Mayo in household of Marshell Mayo, "United States Census, 1930"

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