Cicero Edward Phillips

Male5 August 1877–3 July 1955

Brief Life History of Cicero Edward

Cicero Edward Phillips was born on 5 August 1877, in Forsyth, North Carolina, United States as the son of Louis Wilson and Jane Phillips. He married Lisa Gracie Dunkins on 6 October 1898, in Winston Township, Forsyth, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Middle Fork Township, Forsyth, North Carolina, United States in 1930 and Winston Township, Forsyth, North Carolina, United States in 1940. He died on 3 July 1955, in Winston-Salem, Forsyth, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Woodland Cemetery, Winston-Salem, Forsyth, North Carolina, United States.

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Cicero Edward Phillips
Alice Elizabeth Dudley
Marriage: 15 March 1919
Raymond Phillips
Era Elizabeth Phillips
Robert Franklin Phillips
Linda Elizabeth Phillips
Mildred Phillips
Thelma M Phillips
Betty Jean Phillips
Rachel Ann Phillips
Shirley Diane Phillips
Miss Phillips

Sources (53)

  • Sirso Phillips, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Cicero Phillips, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • Cicero Edward Phillips, "North Carolina Deaths and Burials, 1898-1994"

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  • Marriage
    15 March 1919Winston-Salem, Forsyth, North Carolina, United States
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    World Events (8)


    Age 3

    Yadkin College Township was not created in 1868 when Davidson County's original townships were created. It did not exist in the 1870 U.S. Census. It did exist in 1880 per 1880 U.S. Census. [Need to research founding date].

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 4

    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    1898 · War with the Spanish

    Age 21

    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

    English, Dutch, North German, and Jewish (western Ashkenazic): patronymic from the personal name Philip . In North America, this surname has also absorbed cognates from other languages (see Philips ).

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

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