Sallie Frances Myers Dalton

21 April 1916–2 July 1973 (Age 57)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Sallie Frances

When Sallie Frances Myers Dalton was born on 21 April 1916, in Tennessee, United States, her father, James Madison Myers, was 56 and her mother, Mary Frances Mullins Myers, was 44. She married James Heath Dalton on 1 July 1945, in Floyd, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Hawkins, Tennessee, United States in 1935 and Civil District 6, Hawkins, Tennessee, United States in 1940. Her occupation is listed as school teacher in Virginia, United States. She died on 2 July 1973, in Virginia, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Jacksonville Cemetery, Floyd, Virginia, United States.

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James Heath Dalton
Sallie Frances Myers Dalton
Marriage: 1 July 1945
Martin Myers Dalton

Spouse and Children

1 July 1945
Floyd, Virginia, United States


    Martin Myers Dalton


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World Events (8)


Age 1

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1931 · The Parthenon is Built

Age 15

In 1931, a full scale replica of the Parthenon in Greece was erected in Nashville, Tennessee. The Parthenon was meant to be temporary, but became a permanent part of Tennessee culture. It also has a replica of the statue of Athena the Goddess of War.At the same time a city over Memphis built  giant pyramid replica to remind everyone what the city was named for. 

Age 16

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

Name Meaning

1 English (mainly Yorkshire): patronymic from Mayer 1, i.e. ‘son of the mayor’.2 English: patronymic from mire ‘physician’ ( see Myer 1).3 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Midhir, probably a variant of Ó Meidhir ‘mayor’ ( see Mayer 1).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sallie Myres in household of James Myres, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Sallie Myers in household of James Myers, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Sally Myers, "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988"

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