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
1883–1946
Maggie Odetta Shipley
1889–1935
Marriage: 24 December 1905
Earl W Parks
1907–
Harley R Parks
1909–
William Jay Franklin Parks
1910–1973
Lela Ellean Parks
1916–2002
Ineaz Isabell Parks
1919–2016
Hubert Parks
1923–

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.

1896

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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