Mary Frances Still

25 March 1873–2 August 1964 (Age 91)
Walton, Georgia, United States

The Life of Mary Frances

When Mary Frances Still was born on 25 March 1873, in Walton, Georgia, United States, her father, Joseph H Still, was 35 and her mother, Cawzada Frances Bullock, was 31. She had at least 5 sons and 5 daughters with Herschel Vendable Batchelor. She lived in Honey Creek, Rockdale, Georgia, United States for about 10 years and Whiton, DeKalb, Alabama, United States in 1930. She died on 2 August 1964, in East Gadsden, Etowah, Alabama, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in East Gadsden, Etowah, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

Herschel Vendable Batchelor
Mary Frances Still
Hershel B. Batchelor
Luther Clifford Batchelor
Clara May Batchelor
Leila Francis Batchelor
William Joseph Batchelor
Etta Pearl Batchelor
Effie Mae Batchelor
Keith J Batchelor
Ida Bell Batchelor
Curtis L Batchelor

Spouse and Children



    Hershel B. Batchelor




    Leila Francis Batchelor


    William Joseph Batchelor


+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings




    William David Still


    Maggie L Still



    S J Still


+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 2

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Age 5

Historical Boundaries - 1878: DeKalb, Alabama, United States
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 25

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish, English, and German: nickname for a calm man, from Middle English, Middle High German stille ‘calm’, ‘still’. The German name may also have denoted a (deaf) mute, from the same word in the sense ‘silent’.2 English: topographic name for someone who lived by a fish trap in a river, from Middle English still, stell ‘fish trap’.3 German: habitational name from a place so named, in Alsace, near Strasbourg.

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

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Sources (3)

  • M G Still in household of J Still, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Fannie F Batchelor in household of Hurchel V Batchelor, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mary F Bachelor in household of Herschel V Bachelor, "United States Census, 1910"

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