Maggie Lou Wise

1883–1966 (Age 83)
Choctaw, Mississippi, United States

The Life of Maggie Lou

When Maggie Lou Wise was born on 8 September 1883, in Choctaw, Mississippi, United States, her father, James Frenoie Wise, was 23 and her mother, Lucy levina "Lulu" Lindsey, was 18. She married Thomas Clancis Allen on 20 November 1901, in Choctaw, Mississippi, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Beat 2, Choctaw, Mississippi, United States in 1910 and Beat 5, Sunflower, Mississippi, United States in 1930. She died on 23 October 1966, in Ruleville, Sunflower, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Drew Cemetery, Sunflower, Mississippi, United States.

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Family Time Line

Maggie Lou Wise
1883–1966
Thomas Clancis Allen
1876–1937
Marriage: 20 November 1901
Ollie Allen
1902–
Ida Mae Allen
1903–
Clarence Fornoy Allen
1904–1982
Tommie Lou Allen
1906–1993
Wayne Allen
1907–1984
James Allen
1916–
Thelma Allen
1918–2010
Mildred Inez Allen
1920–2019

Spouse & Children

  • Female1883–1966Female

  • Thomas Clancis Allen

    Male1876–1937Male

MARRIAGE
20 November 1901
Choctaw, Mississippi, United States
children

(8)

  • Ollie Allen

    Female1902–Female

  • Ida Mae Allen

    Female1903–Female

  • Male1904–1982Male

  • Tommie Lou Allen

    Female1906–1993Female

  • Wayne Allen

    Male1907–1984Male

+3 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • James Frenoie Wise

    Male1860–1938Male

  • Lucy levina "Lulu" Lindsey

    Female1865–1914Female

siblings

(12)

  • Female1883–1966Female

  • Charles "Charlie" Clyde Wise

    Male1887–1908Male

  • Male1889–1961Male

  • Cleo Wise

    Female1890–Female

  • George E Wise

    Male1892–Male

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 3

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 23

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

1 English: nickname for a wise or learned person, or in some cases a nickname for someone suspected of being acquainted with the occult arts, from Middle English wise ‘wise’ (Old English wīs). This name has also absorbed Dutch Wijs, a nickname meaning ‘wise’, and possibly cognates in other languages.2 Americanized form of German and Jewish Weiss ‘white’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Maggie Allen in household of Tom C Allen, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Maggie Allen in household of Thomas C Allen, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Maggie Wise in household of J F Wise, "United States Census, 1900"

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