Mabel Freeman

10 December 1903–January 1996 (Age 92)
Illinois, United States

The Life of Mabel

Mabel Freeman was born on 10 December 1903, in Illinois, United States. She married Truman Leroy Voyles in 1929, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died in January 1996, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Des Plaines, Maine Township, Cook, Illinois, United States.

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Truman Leroy Voyles
Mabel Freeman
Marriage: 1929
Constance Jean Voyles

Spouse and Children

Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States


World Events (8)


Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1905 · The Industrial Workers of the World

Age 2

The Industrial Workers of the World was founded after a convention was held by radical trade unionists from all over the United States who opposed the policies of the American Federation of Labor. The IWW opposed the American Federation of Labor's acceptance of capitalism and its refusal to include unskilled workers in craft unions. The convention took place on June 24 and was referred by the workers as the Industrial Congress or the Industrial Union Convention. The IWW aimed to promote worker solidarity in the revolutionary struggle to overthrow the employing class.

Age 26

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Free .2 Irish: Anglicized (‘translated’) form of Gaelic Ó Saoraidhe ( see Seery ).3 In New England, an English equivalent of French Foissy ( see Foisy ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mable Voyles in household of Truman Voyles, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mabel Voyles in household of Truman Voyles, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mabel Jane Freeman Voyles, "Illinois, Kane County, Elgin, Gail Borden Public Library District, Local Newspaper Obituary Digital Index, 1922-2017"

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