Mary Dalla Tippie

17 July 1870–30 January 1953 (Age 82)
Cowley, Kansas, United States

The Life of Mary Dalla

When Mary Dalla Tippie was born on 17 July 1870, in Cowley, Kansas, United States, her father, Lewis W Tippie, was 26 and her mother, Mary E Osborne, was 27. She married William G Lewis on 23 March 1886. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Center Township, Woodson, Kansas, United States in 1930 and Iola, Allen, Kansas, United States in 1940. She died on 30 January 1953, in Woodson, Kansas, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Yates Center, Woodson, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

William G Lewis
Mary Dalla Tippie
Marriage: 23 March 1886
Charles F Lewis

Spouse and Children

23 March 1886


    Charles F Lewis


Parents and Siblings

    Lewis W Tippie


    Mary E Osborne




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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1877 · Nicodemus is Founded

Age 7

The town of Nicodemus was founded by African-American migrants from Kansas in 1877.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 26

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.

Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of German Tippe, a metonymic occupational name for a tub maker, from Low German (also Rhineland) tibbe, tippe ‘wooden tub’, ‘vat’; or of Tibbe, from Tiebbo, a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with Old High German diot ‘people’ + brand ‘sword’ or berht ‘shining’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary B Lewis in household of William Lewis, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Mary Lewis in household of William Lewis, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mary D Lewis in household of William G Lewis, "United States Census, 1910"

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