Marilyn R. Sinclair

1927–2005 (Age 78)
Turtle Creek, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Marilyn R.

When Marilyn R. Sinclair was born on 14 August 1927, in Turtle Creek, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Albert Gordon Sinclair, was 28 and her mother, Ruth Gertrude Clark, was 26. She had at least 1 son with William Joseph Depta. She lived in Youngstown, Mahoning, Ohio, United States in 1940. She died on 20 November 2005, in Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona, United States.

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Marilyn R. Sinclair
William Joseph Depta
William B.J. Depta

Spouse & Children



  • William B.J. Depta


Parents & Siblings



  • Paul Sherbondy Sinclair


  • Female1927–2005Female

  • Donald Howard Sinclair


  • Ralph Eugene Sinclair


World Events (8)


Age 2

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Age 4

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.
1948 · The Beginning of the Cold War

Age 21

The Berlin Blockade was the first major crises of the Cold War. The Soviet Union blocked all access to the sectors of Berlin under Western control and offered to drop the blockade if the newly introduced Deutsche Mark was removed from West Berlin. The Berlin Blockade showed the different ideological and economic visions for postwar Europe. Even though there wasn't any fire fight during the cold war, many of these skirmishes arose and almost caused nuclear war on multiple occasions.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish (of Norman origin): name of a powerful Scottish clan, originally a habitational name from Saint-Clair-sur-Elle in La Manche or Saint-Clairl’Évêque in Calvados, so called from the dedication of their churches to St. Clarus ( see Clare 3).2 Jewish: Americanized form of some like-sounding Ashkenazic Jewish surname.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Marilyn Sinclair in household of Albert G Sinclair, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Marilyn Sinclair in household of Albert Sinclair, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Marilyn R Depta, "BillionGraves Index"

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