Minnie Mirtle Prickett

20 January 1891–9 April 1963 (Age 72)
Union Township, Marion, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Minnie Mirtle

When Minnie Mirtle Prickett was born on 20 January 1891, in Union Township, Marion, Iowa, United States, her father, Thomas Jefferson Prickett, was 27 and her mother, Alice Hodgson, was 26. She married Lloyd Volney Gardner on 14 March 1917. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Pella, Marion, Iowa, United States in 1925 and Pleasant Grove Township, Marion, Iowa, United States for about 10 years. She died on 9 April 1963, in Pleasantville, Marion, Iowa, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Pleasantville, Marion, Iowa, United States.

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Lloyd Volney Gardner
Minnie Mirtle Prickett
Marriage: 14 March 1917
Ruth Colleen Gardner

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
Age 5
A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · War with the Spanish
Age 7
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.
1910 · The BSA is Made
Age 19
Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

English:1. variant of Pritchett . 2. nickname from Middle English priket, a buck in its second year.

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

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Sources (13)

  • Minnie Gardner, "Iowa State Census, 1925"
  • Minnie M Prickett in household of Thomas J Prickett, "Iowa State Census, 1895"
  • Minnie M Prickett in household of Thomas J Prickett, "United States Census, 1910"

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