Mary Virginia Flack

5 July 1910–7 March 2011 (Age 100)
Grassy Meadows, Greenbrier, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Mary Virginia

When Mary Virginia Flack was born on 5 July 1910, in Grassy Meadows, Greenbrier, West Virginia, United States, her father, Henry Jackson Flack, was 28 and her mother, Lillian Constance Fink, was 24. She married Clifford Sylvester Welser on 12 August 1938, in Ashtabula, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Cherry Valley, Ashtabula, Ohio, United States for about 10 years. She died on 7 March 2011, in Willoughby, Lake, Ohio, United States, at the age of 100.

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Family Time Line

Clifford Sylvester Welser
1907–2010
Mary Virginia Flack
1910–2011
Marriage: 12 August 1938
Keith Ross Welser
1932–1992
Ronald S Welser
1935–2007

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
12 August 1938
Ashtabula, Ohio, United States
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

    Male1906–1998Male

    Tyree William Flack

    Male1909–2003Male

    Female1910–2011Female

    Howard Harold Flack

    Male1914–1975Male

    Ralph L Flack

    Male1919–Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 3

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 27

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English: probably from Middle English flack, flak ‘turf’, ‘sod’ (as found in the place name Flatmoor, in Cambridgeshire), and hence perhaps a metonymic occupational name for a turf cutter.2 North German: topographic name probably derived from a lost word denoting stagnant water.

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

Sources (3)

  • Mary V Flack in household of Henry Flack, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mary L Flack in household of Henry J Flack, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mary V Flack, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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