Effie Lida Frances Wooten

2 July 1877–18 December 1953 (Age 76)
Allen Township, Worth, Missouri, United States

The Life of Effie Lida Frances

When Effie Lida Frances Wooten was born on 2 July 1877, in Allen Township, Worth, Missouri, United States, her father, James Thomas Allen Wooten, was 29 and her mother, Elmira Evaline Benson, was 25. She married John McKinney on 1 January 1898, in Stoddard, Missouri, United States. She lived in Castor Township, Stoddard, Missouri, United States for about 20 years and Bloomfield, Carroll, Missouri, United States in 1951. She died on 18 December 1953, in Bloomfield, Stoddard, Missouri, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Bloomfield, Stoddard, Missouri, United States.

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Robert Hamilton Dwiggins
Effie Lida Frances Wooten
Marriage: 5 November 1903
Nile A Dwiggins
Tilmon Waldo Dwiggins

Spouse and Children

5 November 1903
Butler, Missouri, United States


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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 5

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 21

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the extremely numerous places named with Old English wudu ‘wood’ + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’, such as Wootton in Northamptonshire or Oxfordshire, Wootton Bassett in Wiltshire, Wotton in Surrey, and Wotton under Edge in Gloucestershire.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Effie Dwiggins in household of Robert H Dwiggins, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Effie Dweggins in household of Robert Dweggins, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Effie Dwiggins in household of R H Dwiggins, "United States Census, 1930"

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