Margaret Euarda Talbot

1890–1962 (Age 71)
Matagorda, Texas, United States

The Life of Margaret Euarda

When Margaret Euarda Talbot was born on 4 July 1890, in Matagorda, Texas, United States, her father, Eugene Warren Talbot, was 27 and her mother, Dr Ellen Perry, was 29. She lived in Matagorda, Matagorda, Texas, United States in 1900. She died in 1962, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

Eugene Warren Talbot
1862–1894
Dr Ellen Perry
1861–1948
Margaret Euarda Talbot
1890–1962
Mattie Talbot
1891–1953

Parents & Siblings

  • Eugene Warren Talbot

    Male1862–1894Male

  • Female1861–1948Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 4

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 6

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.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 19

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

English (of Norman origin): of much disputed origin, but probably from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements tal ‘destroy’ + bod ‘message’, ‘tidings’, i.e. ‘messenger of destruction’. In this form the name is also found in France, taken there apparently by English immigrants; the usual French form is Talbert .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • Margareth Talbot in household of Ellen Talbot, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Margaret Euarda Arda Talbot Allen, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"

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