Marguerite Elizabeth Radke

17 May 1908–28 February 1992 (Age 83)
Everett, Snohomish, Washington, United States

The Life of Marguerite Elizabeth

When Marguerite Elizabeth Radke was born on 17 May 1908, in Everett, Snohomish, Washington, United States, her father, George Washington Nicholas Radke, was 26 and her mother, Nellie Rose Raymond, was 25. She married Oliver Turnbull Powell on 22 August 1925, in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in St. Maries Election Precinct, Benewah, Idaho, United States in 1940. She died on 28 February 1992, in St. Maries, Benewah, Idaho, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in St. Maries, Benewah, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Oliver Turnbull Powell
Marguerite Elizabeth Radke
Marriage: 22 August 1925
Virginia Lou Powell
Raymond Oliver Powell
Greta Clare Powell
Peggy Lorraine Powell

Spouse and Children

22 August 1925
Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States


    Virginia Lou Powell


    Raymond Oliver Powell



    Peggy Lorraine Powell


Parents and Siblings



    Vera Radke


    George Raymond Radke





World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

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.
1910 · Women Gain the Right to Vote in Washington

Age 2

On November 8, 1910, Washington became the first state to allow women to vote. This event would lead to the long battle by women in all the states to fight for the right to vote. This would happen 10 years later.

Age 23

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

German:1. from a pet form of any of various Germanic personal names formed with rād, rāt ‘advice’, ‘counsel’, for example Konrad . 2. (of Slavic origin): variant of Radek .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Margurite Powell in household of Oliver Powell, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Margaret E Powell in household of Oliver R Powell, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Margaurite Radke in household of George Radke, "United States Census, 1910"

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