Margaret Myrtis Alderman

30 December 1906–March 1995 (Age 88)
Statesboro, Bulloch, Georgia, United States

The Life of Margaret Myrtis

When Margaret Myrtis Alderman was born on 30 December 1906, in Statesboro, Bulloch, Georgia, United States, her father, James Hampton Alderman, was 33 and her mother, Margaret Anderson, was 35. She married Hubert Oliver Shuptrine on 3 June 1930, in Statesboro, Bulloch, Georgia, United States. She lived in District 1523, Bulloch, Georgia, United States in 1910. She died in March 1995, in Chattanooga, Hamilton, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 88.

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Family Time Line

Hubert Oliver Shuptrine
1906–1960
Margaret Myrtis Alderman
1906–1995
Marriage: 3 June 1930

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 June 1930
Statesboro, Bulloch, Georgia, United States

Parents and Siblings

    James Hampton Alderman

    Male1873–1940Male

    Margaret Anderson

    Female1871–Female

siblings

(7)

    Sarah Ruth Alderman

    Female1894–1964Female

    Ethel Naomi Alderman

    Female1897–1898Female

    Female1900–1999Female

    Maranda J. Alderman

    Female1900–Female

    Emma Louise Alderman

    Female1901–1933Female

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1922 · Women Granted the Right to Vote

Age 16

The 19th Amendment, which allowed women the right to vote, was passed and became federal law on August 26, 1920. Georgia law prevented women from voting until 1922. The amendment wasn’t officially ratified until 1970.
1931

Age 25

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

Southern English: status name from Middle English alderman, Old English ealdorman, literally ‘elder’. In medieval England an alderman was a member of the governing body of a city or borough; also the head of a guild.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Myrtis Alderman in household of Jim H Alderman, "United States Census, 1910"

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