Mary Susan Scragg

Brief Life History of Mary Susan

When Mary Susan Scragg was born on 26 September 1900, in Kanawha, West Virginia, United States, her father, William Scragg, was 26 and her mother, Hettie Blanche Spradling, was 23. She married Atlee Carney in 1919, in Kanawha, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia, United States in 1910. She died in August 1986, at the age of 85, and was buried in Cross Lanes, Kanawha, West Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Atlee Carney
1891–1937
Mary Susan Scragg
1900–1986
Marriage: 1919
Dallas Hendrick Carney
1922–1984
Harold Bernard Carney
1925–2015

Sources (4)

  • Mary S Scragg in household of William Scragg, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Mary Susan Scragg, "West Virginia Births, 1853-1930"
  • Mary Susan Scragg, "West Virginia Marriages, 1780-1970"

World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

1901 · Theodore Roosevelt becomes the Twenty-sixth President of the United States

After the Assassination of William McKinley, Theodore Roosevelt was sworn in as the Twenty-sixth President of the United States. During his first term he didn't have a Vice President but for his second term Charles W. Fairbanks filled the position.

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

English: from an Old Norse personal name Skragg, related to Norwegian dialect skragg ‘shriveled, wretched person’, and Middle English scraggi ‘rough, jagged’.

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

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