Martha Claire Raley

16 October 1893–30 November 1985 (Age 92)
Pendleton, Umatilla, Oregon, United States

The Life of Martha Claire

When Martha Claire Raley was born on 16 October 1893, in Pendleton, Umatilla, Oregon, United States, her father, James Henry Raley, was 38 and her mother, Minerva Adaline Pruett, was 36. She married Hiram Sherman Mitchell on 20 June 1921, in Pendleton, Umatilla, Oregon, United States. She lived in McKay, Umatilla, Oregon, United States in 1900 and Umatilla, Oregon, United States in 1910. She died on 30 November 1985, in Walla Walla, Washington, United States, at the age of 92.

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Family Time Line

Hiram Sherman Mitchell
1897–1975
Martha Claire Raley
1893–1985
Marriage: 20 June 1921

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 June 1921
Pendleton, Umatilla, Oregon, United States

Parents and Siblings

    James Henry Raley

    Male1855–1936Male

    Minerva Adaline Pruett

    Female1857–1926Female

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

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.
1900

Age 7

Historical Boundaries - 1900: Umatilla, Oregon, United States
1917

Age 24

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Raleigh .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Martha Claire Raby in household of James H Raby, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Martha C Raley in household of James H Raley, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Martha C Raley in household of James H Raley, "United States Census, 1900"

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