Irma Humphries

Female23 October 1893–10 February 1985

Brief Life History of Irma

When Irma Humphries was born on 23 October 1893, in McCaulley, Fisher, Texas, United States, her father, James P Humphries, was 25 and her mother, Tessie Young, was 23. She married Benjamin F Maberry on 8 September 1918, in Fisher, Texas, United States. She lived in Justice Precinct 1, Hill, Texas, United States in 1900 and Justice Precinct 2, Fisher, Texas, United States for about 20 years. She died on 10 February 1985, at the age of 91, and was buried in McCaulley, Fisher, Texas, United States.

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Benjamin F Maberry
Irma Humphries
Marriage: 8 September 1918

Sources (6)

  • Irma Maberry in household of B F Maberry, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Irma Humphries, "Texas Births and Christenings, 1840-1981"
  • Irma Humphries, "Texas, County Marriage Records, 1837-1965"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 September 1918Fisher, Texas, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (4)

    World Events (8)

    1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

    Age 1

    Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 3

    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.


    Age 24

    U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

    Name Meaning

    English (West Midlands): variant of Humphrey , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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