Maggie Odetta Shipley

Brief Life History of Maggie Odetta

When Maggie Odetta Shipley was born on 12 May 1889, in Douglas, Missouri, United States, her father, Franklin Pierce Shipley, was 34 and her mother, Lucinda Alice Bagley, was 29. She married Joseph Martin Parks on 24 December 1905, in Baxter, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Election Precinct 1, Crowley, Colorado, United States in 1920 and Justice Precinct 1, Lamb, Texas, United States in 1930. She died on 23 October 1935, in Old Horse Springs, Catron, New Mexico, United States, at the age of 46.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Martin Parks
Maggie Odetta Shipley
Marriage: 24 December 1905
Earl W Parks
Harley R Parks
William Jay Franklin Parks
Lela Ellean Parks
Ineaz Isabell Parks
Hubert Parks

Sources (8)

  • Maggie Parks in household of J M Parks, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Maggie Shipley, "Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957"
  • Maggie O. Parks, "New Mexico, Deaths, 1889-1945"

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.


Historical Boundaries - 1896: Baxter, Arkansas, United States

1902 · So Much Farm Land

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

English (Staffordshire): habitational name from any of various places called Shipley, in Derbyshire, Yorkshire, Shropshire, Durham, Northumberland, Sussex, and elsewhere, all named with Old English scēap ‘sheep’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’.

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

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