Minnie Mae Rector

19 January 1878–July 1964 (Age 86)
New York, United States

The Life of Minnie Mae

When Minnie Mae Rector was born on 19 January 1878, in New York, United States, her father, Willis Carlton Rector, was 34 and her mother, Eliza Ann Tobias, was 30. She died in July 1964, in West Sparta, Livingston, New York, United States, at the age of 86.

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Ernest R Wixon
Minnie Mae Rector

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

    Willis Carlton Rector


    Eliza Ann Tobias




    Carlton Daniel Rector


    Mary Alice Rector



    Nellie Alzada Rector


World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 4

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 23

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

1 German and Dutch: status name for the director of an institution, in particular the head of a religious house or a college.2 Americanized form of German Richter .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Minnie M Rector in household of Willis Rector, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Minnie Mae Rector - Published information: birth-name: Minnie Mae Rector

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