Ida Mary Brittain

25 September 1919–7 August 1964 (Age 44)
Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

The Life of Ida Mary

When Ida Mary Brittain was born on 25 September 1919, in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada, her father, Ernest Law Brittain, was 34 and her mother, Florence Victoria Cook, was 22. She married Vance John Chipman Jr on 3 July 1946, in Wood, Ohio, United States. She died on 7 August 1964, in Washington, District of Columbia, United States, at the age of 44, and was buried in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Vance John Chipman Jr
Ida Mary Brittain
Marriage: 3 July 1946

Spouse and Children

3 July 1946
Wood, Ohio, United States

Parents and Siblings



    Ruth Estella Brittain


    Percy Albert Brittain



    Ralph Ernest Brittain



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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.
1923 · First Presidential Radio Broadcast

Age 4

"On December 6, 1923, President Calvin Coolidge delivered the first presidential radio broadcast. It was covered by 42 stations and became known as the ""State of the Union"" address."

Age 13

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

Name Meaning

English: ethnic name for a Celtic-speaking Briton or Breton ( see Brett ). In more recent times, this surname was adopted by immigrants to Britain as a token of their new patriotism.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ida M Chapman, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
  • Ida Mary Brittain, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Ida Mary Chipman, "Find A Grave Index"

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