Ollie V May

7 June 1884–13 November 1961 (Age 77)
Elm Township, Putnam, Missouri, United States

The Life of Ollie V

When Ollie V May was born on 7 June 1884, in Elm Township, Putnam, Missouri, United States, her father, Pleasant Solomon May, was 25 and her mother, Sarah Frances Stokesberry, was 21. She married Robert E Partin in August 1902. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Adair, Missouri, United States in 1935. She died on 13 November 1961, in Elm Township, Putnam, Missouri, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Cain Ford Cemetery, Elm Township, Putnam, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert E Partin
Ollie V May
Marriage: August 1902
Bonnie Edith Partin
Bernie Otis Partin
Chester Ora Partin
Hester C Partin
Lyle Perry Partin

Spouse and Children

August 1902


    Bonnie Edith Partin


    Bernie Otis Partin


    Chester Ora Partin


    Hester C Partin



Parents and Siblings


    Sarah Frances Stokesberry




World Events (8)


Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 20

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 22

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

1 English, French, Danish, Dutch, and German: from a short form of the personal name Matthias ( see Matthew ) or any of its many cognates, for example Norman French Maheu.2 English, French, Dutch, and German: from a nickname or personal name taken from the month of May (Middle English, Old French mai, Middle High German meie, from Latin Maius (mensis), from Maia, a minor Roman goddess of fertility). This name was sometimes bestowed on someone born or baptized in the month of May; it was also used to refer to someone of a sunny disposition, or who had some anecdotal connection with the month of May, such as owing a feudal obligation then.3 English: nickname from Middle English may ‘young man or woman’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ollie Partin in household of Robert Partin, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ollie Partin in household of Robert Partin, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ollie Partin in household of Robert Partin, "United States Census, 1910"

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