Sissie Emaline Owens

12 March 1903–2 December 1954 (Age 51)
Virginia, United States

The Life of Sissie Emaline

When Sissie Emaline Owens was born on 12 March 1903, in Virginia, United States, her father, Benjamin Franklin Owens, was 32 and her mother, Barbara Ellen Compton, was 26. She had at least 7 daughters with Elkaney "Cain" Willis. She lived in Dickenson, Virginia, United States for about 5 years and Willis District, Dickenson, Virginia, United States in 1940. She died on 2 December 1954, in Haysi, Dickenson, Virginia, United States, at the age of 51.

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Family Time Line

Elkaney "Cain" Willis
1901–1989
Sissie Emaline Owens
1903–1954
Nell Willis
1922–
Nell Edwards
–2013
imal willis
1924–1927
Gay Ola Willis
1926–2006
Helen Willis
1934–2020
Judith Willis
1942–2018
sharlene willis
1947–1947

Spouse and Children

children

(7)

    Nell Willis

    Female1922–Female

    imal willis

    Female1924–1927Female

    Gay Ola Willis

    Female1926–2006Female

    Helen Willis

    Female1934–2020Female

    Judith Willis

    Female1942–2018Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

    Robert L. Owens

    Male1892–1965Male

    Hulda Owens

    Female1895–1975Female

    Holiday Owens

    Male1897–1971Male

    William Arthur Owens

    Male1900–1982Male

    Female1903–1954Female

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1904

Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 3

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1917

Age 14

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

Name Meaning

1 Welsh: patronymic from Owen , with English patronymic -s.2 Irish: adopted as an Anglicized form by bearers of the Gaelic surname Mac Eoghain ( see McEwen ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Sissie Willis in household of King Willis, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Sissie Willis in household of Caine Willis, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Sissie Owens in household of Benjamin F Owens, "United States Census, 1920"

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