Eva Mae Dewey

1927–1953 (Age 26)
Oklahoma, United States

The Life of Eva Mae

Eva Mae Dewey was born in 1927, in Oklahoma, United States. She had at least 1 son with Lawrence Melvin Riggs. She died in 1953, in Labette, Kansas, United States, at the age of 26, and was buried in Bartlett, Labette, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lawrence Melvin Riggs
1924–2009
Eva Mae Dewey
1927–1953
Carol Tex Riggs
1946–1969

Spouse and Children

children

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World Events (8)

1927

Age 0

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1927 · Kansas Adopts a Flag

Age 0

The flag of the State of Kansas was adopted on September 24, 1927. The flag was designed by Hazel Avery in 1925.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 8

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 Welsh: from the personal name Dewi, Welsh form of David .2 Anglicized form of a French Huguenot name of uncertain form and origin. Traditionally it is recorded as Douai, from a place in northern France, but it could also be from Old Norman French du we(z) ‘of the ford’, from a variant of standard French gué ‘ford’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • 1940 United States Federal Census
  • 1930 United States Federal Census
  • Web: Kansas, Find A Grave Index, 1854-2012

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