Helen Marie (Snookie) Astry

1934–2012 (Age 78)
Craigville, Koochiching, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Helen Marie (Snookie)

When Helen Marie (Snookie) Astry was born on 12 November 1934, in Craigville, Koochiching, Minnesota, United States, her father, Leslie Oliver Astry, was 54 and her mother, Harriet Louise Stanley, was 27. She married Michael Mitchell Parson on 8 March 1951, in Craigville, Koochiching, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 25 November 2012, in Grand Rapids, Itasca, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

Helen Marie (Snookie) Astry
Michael Mitchell Parson
Marriage: 8 March 1951
Robert Shawn Parson

Spouse & Children

8 March 1951
Craigville, Koochiching, Minnesota, United States


Parents & Siblings



  • Male1923–2010Male

  • Female1926–2012Female

  • Ralph Astry


  • William (Billy) Astry


  • Benny Astry


+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 1

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.
1935 · The Social Security Act

Age 1

This Act was created a basic right to a pension in old age, and insurance against unemployment.
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 21

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

Name Meaning

Indian: Hindu (Brahman) name, from Sanskrit šāstrī ‘versed in the Shastras’ (from šāstra ‘book of rules’, ‘religious treatise’).

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

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  • Helen Marie Or Snookie Parson, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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