Mamie E Morris

20 March 1887–15 September 1971 (Age 84)
Decatur Township, Lawrence, Ohio, United States

The Life of Mamie E

When Mamie E Morris was born on 20 March 1887, in Decatur Township, Lawrence, Ohio, United States, her father, James Sheridan Morris, was 22 and her mother, Sarah Anna McDaniel, was 20. She married John Jefferson Baker on 11 October 1903, in Scioto, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Bloom Township, Scioto, Ohio, United States for about 20 years and South Webster, Bloom Township, Scioto, Ohio, United States in 1940. She died on 15 September 1971, in Kettering, Montgomery, Ohio, United States, at the age of 84.

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John Jefferson Baker
Mamie E Morris
Marriage: 11 October 1903
Geneveve Baker
Roy Lawrence Baker
Anabell Baker
Firman Lee Baker

Spouse and Children

11 October 1903
Scioto, Ohio, United States


Parents and Siblings

    James Sheridan Morris





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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

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 3

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.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 22

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: from Maurice, an Old French personal name introduced to Britain by the Normans, Latin Mauritius, a derivative of Maurus ( see Moore ). This was the name of several early Christian saints. In some cases it may be a nickname of the same derivation for someone with a swarthy complexion.2 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Muirghis, a variant of Ó Muirgheasa ( see Morrissey ).3 Welsh: Anglicized form of the Welsh personal name Meurig (from Latin Mauritius), which was gradually superseded in Wales by Morus, Morys, a derivative of the Anglo-Norman French form of the name (see 1).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mamie Baker in household of John Baker, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mamie Baker in household of John Baker, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Mammie E Baker in household of John J Baker, "United States Census, 1940"

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