Mary Divin

8 March 1892–1 May 1980 (Age 88)
Texas, United States

The Life Summary of Mary

When Mary Divin was born on 8 March 1892, in Texas, United States, her father, Michael V Divin Sr, was 49 and her mother, Annie Zudnick, was 39. She married Elias Louis Stanush on 4 October 1910, in St. Hedwig, Bexar, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Justice Precinct 6, Bexar, Texas, United States in 1900 and Justice Precinct 8, Atascosa, Texas, United States in 1920. She died on 1 May 1980, in Bexar, Texas, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery, Fort Sam Houston, San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elias Louis Stanush
Mary Divin
Marriage: 4 October 1910
Vincent John Stanush
Alvin Henry Stanush
Anna Josephine Stanush
Edward Anthony Stanush
Antonia Stanush

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 October 1910St. Hedwig, Bexar, Texas, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company
    Age 2
    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 4
    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.
    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
    Age 24
    Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

    Name Meaning

    Czech (Divín): variant of Diviš (see Divis ).Irish: variant of Devin .

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

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    Sources (11)

    • Mary Stanush in household of E L Stanush, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Mary L. Stanush, "Texas, Marriages, 1837-1973"
    • Mary Divin in entry for Antone Stanish, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"

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