Luther J. Maddox

6 March 1894–5 April 1964 (Age 70)
Illinois, United States

The Life of Luther J.

When Luther J. Maddox was born on 6 March 1894, in Illinois, United States, his father, John Christopher Maddox, was 34 and his mother, Sarah Robinson Maddox, was 26. He had at least 2 sons and 2 daughters with Amanda Louise Pickett. He lived in Riverton, Sangamon, Illinois, United States in 1900. He died on 5 April 1964, in Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States.

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Luther J. Maddox
Amanda Louise Pickett
Frances Maddox
Mildred Marie Maddox
Joseph W Maddox
Robert H Maddox

Spouse and Children



    Frances Maddox


    Mildred Marie Maddox


    Joseph W Maddox


    Robert H Maddox


Parents and Siblings

    John Christopher Maddox


    Sarah Robinson Maddox




    Jessie P. Maddox



    Cress Maddox Sr.



    Cecil Maddox


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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 16

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 19

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

English (of Welsh origin): patronymic from the Welsh personal name Madog ( see Maddock ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Luther T Maddox, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Luther T Maddox, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Joseph L Maddox in household of John C Maddox, "United States Census, 1900"

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