Marjorie Berniece Prince

23 March 1915–10 June 2006 (Age 91)
Lovilia, Monroe, Iowa, United States

The Life of Marjorie Berniece

When Marjorie Berniece Prince was born on 23 March 1915, in Lovilia, Monroe, Iowa, United States, her father, William Haeger Prince, was 21 and her mother, Ruby Faye Byerley, was 19. She married Lawrence Revere Mucklow on 25 May 1931. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Downey, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1935 and Compton Judicial Township, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1940. She died on 10 June 2006, in Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 91.

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Lawrence Revere Mucklow
Marjorie Berniece Prince
Marriage: 25 May 1931
Leslie Lavern Mucklow
Leroy Gene Mucklow

Spouse and Children

25 May 1931


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1917 · Camp Dodge

Age 2

Original construction of the Camp Dodge began in 1907 and was originally planned to provide a place for the National Guard units to train. In 1917, it was handed over to national authorities and expanded to become the regional training center for World War I forces. The Camp was named after Brigadier General Grenville M. Dodge, who organized Iowa's first National Guard unit. When the war ended, the camp was downsized and turned back over to the state until the start of World War II. Today, Camp Dodge has served only as a Guard and Reserve installation.

Age 26

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English and French: nickname from Middle English, Old French prince (Latin princeps), presumably denoting someone who behaved in a regal manner or who had won the title in some contest of skill.2 Translation of German and Ashkenazic Jewish Prinz or of a word meaning ‘prince’ in some other language.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Marjorie B Macklow in household of Lawrence R Macklow, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Bernice Prince in household of William Prince, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Bernice Prince in household of William Prince, "United States Census, 1930"

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