When Inez Melissa Martin was born on 9 December 1887, in Wasco, Oregon, United States, her father, Julius James Martin, was 24 and her mother, Elizabeth Jane Hampton, was 23. She married Nelson Albertie Crowe on 29 December 1909, in Lewis, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Palouse, Latah, Idaho, United States in 1900. She died on 6 June 1979, in Bremerton, Kitsap, Washington, United States, at the age of 91.
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.
1898 · Oregon Historical Society
The Oregon Historical Society was founded on December 17, 1898, for the “collection, preservation, exhibition, and publication of material of a historical character, especially that relating to the history of Oregon and of the United States.”
1911 · First U.S. Primary Elections Held
The first U.S. primary elections were held in Oregon in 1911.
1 English, Scottish, Irish, French, Dutch, German, Czech, Slovak, Spanish (Martín), Italian (Venice), etc.: from a personal name (Latin Martinus, a derivative of Mars, genitive Martis, the Roman god of fertility and war, whose name may derive ultimately from a root mar ‘gleam’). This was borne by a famous 4th-century saint, Martin of Tours, and consequently became extremely popular throughout Europe in the Middle Ages. As a North American surname, this form has absorbed many cognates from other European forms.2 English: habitational name from any of several places so called, principally in Hampshire, Lincolnshire, and Worcestershire, named in Old English as ‘settlement by a lake’ (from mere or mær ‘pool’, ‘lake’ + tūn ‘settlement’) or as ‘settlement by a boundary’ (from (ge)mære ‘boundary’ + tūn ‘settlement’). The place name has been charged from Marton under the influence of the personal name Martin.