Willie Mai Aldridge

March 1889–
Marshall, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Willie Mai

When Willie Mai Aldridge was born in March 1889, in Marshall, Tennessee, United States, her father, Henry Jefferson Aldridge, was 45 and her mother, Susan Frances "Sue" Skinner, was 37. She married John Oscar Lunn Sr on 8 February 1912, in Marshall, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Civil District 1, Marshall, Tennessee, United States for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

John Oscar Lunn Sr
1873–1944
Willie Mai Aldridge
1889–
Marriage: 8 February 1912
John Oscar Lunn Jr
1914–1989

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
8 February 1912
Marshall, Tennessee, United States
children

(1)

    John Oscar Lunn Jr

    Male1914–1989Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 1

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1920

Age 31

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Name Meaning

English:1. variant of Aldrich . 2. habitational name from a place in the West Midlands called Aldridge; it is recorded in Domesday Book as Alrewic, from Old English alor ‘alder’ + wīc ‘dwelling’, ‘farmstead’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Willie Mai Eldridge in household of Henry Eldridge, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Willie Lunn in household of Oscar Lunn, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Willie Lumn in household of John O Lumn, "United States Census, 1920"

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