William Anderson Maxey

8 July 1926–8 December 2009 (Age 83)
Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States

The Life of William Anderson

When William Anderson Maxey was born on 8 July 1926, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, his father, George Anderson Maxey, was 28 and his mother, Mary A Wilmot, was 35. He married Jesse L Erwin on 20 February 1957, in San Luis Obispo, San Luis Obispo, California, United States. He lived in Compton, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1930 and Compton Judicial Township, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1940. He died on 8 December 2009, in Fort Bragg, Mendocino, California, United States, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

William Anderson Maxey
1926–2009
Jesse L Erwin
1936–
Marriage: 20 February 1957

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 February 1957
San Luis Obispo, San Luis Obispo, California, United States

Parents and Siblings

    George Anderson Maxey

    Male1897–1953Male

    Mary A Wilmot

    Female1891–1977Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1927

Age 1

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1937 · Los Angeles California Temple

Age 11

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced the Los Angeles California Temple on March 6, 1937. 
1948 · The Beginning of the Cold War

Age 22

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 English: habitational name from a place in Northamptonshire, so named from the genitive case of the northern English personal name Mack + Old English ēg ‘island’, ‘low-lying land’.2 Irish: variant of Mackesy, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Macasa ‘descendant of Macus’, a personal name which is probably a form of Magnus .

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

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Sources (3)

  • William A Maxey in household of George A Maxey, "United States Census, 1940"
  • William A Maxey in household of George A Maxey, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Bill Maxey Month, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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