Marie SN Sinclair

1897–1978 (Age 81)
Lewiston, Androscoggin, Maine, United States

The Life of Marie SN

When Marie SN Sinclair was born on 9 July 1897, in Lewiston, Androscoggin, Maine, United States, her father, Joseph Sinclair, was 36 and her mother, Marie Delvina Violette, was 30. She died on 28 September 1978, in her hometown, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Sinclair
1861–
Marie Delvina Violette
1866–1903
Marie SN Sinclair
1897–1978

Parents & Siblings

  • Joseph Sinclair

    Male1861–Male

  • Marie Delvina Violette

    Female1866–1903Female

siblings

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World Events (3)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

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.
1898 · Sinking of USS Maine

Age 1

During the Cuban War for Independence, the USS Maine had been sent to Havana to look out for the interests of the United States. On February 15, 1898, at approximately 21:40, an explosion on USS Maine was caused by roughly 5 long tons of powder. The front of the ship was demolished and the remains quickly sunk to the bottom of the ocean. 260 men lost their lives in the explosion itself, with at least six more dying afterwards from related injuries. The event kicked off an atmosphere of contention that would eventually lead to the Spanish-American War.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 3

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish (of Norman origin): name of a powerful Scottish clan, originally a habitational name from Saint-Clair-sur-Elle in La Manche or Saint-Clairl’Évêque in Calvados, so called from the dedication of their churches to St. Clarus ( see Clare 3).2 Jewish: Americanized form of some like-sounding Ashkenazic Jewish surname.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • Marie S N Sinclair, "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921"

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