Mary Messick (1908 - 1986)

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Mary Messick
1908 - 1986
updated February 06, 2019
Mary Messick was born on June 3, 1908. She died in February 1986 at 77 years of age. We know that Mary Messick had been residing in South Bend, St Joseph County, Indiana 46634.


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Mary Messick died in February 1986 at 77 years of age. She was born on June 3, 1908. We have no information about Mary's surviving family. We know that Mary Messick had been residing in South Bend, St Joseph County, Indiana 46634.
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In 1908, in the year that Mary Messick was born, unemployment in the U.S. was at 8.0% and the cost of a first-class stamp was 2 cents while the population in the United States was 88,710,000. The world population was almost 4.4 billion.

In 1919, when she was just 11 years old, in the summer and early autumn, race riots erupted in 26 U.S. cities, resulting in hundreds of deaths and even more people being badly hurt. In most cases, African-Americans were the victims. It was called the "Red Summer". Men who were returning from World War I needed jobs and there was competition for those jobs among the races. Tension was heightened by the use by many companies of blacks as strikebreakers.

In 1952, at the age of 44 years old, Mary was alive when on February 6th, George VI of England died from a coronary thrombosis and complications due to lung cancer. His eldest daughter, age 25, immediately ascended the throne as Elizabeth II and her coronation was on June 2 1953.

In 1977, when she was 69 years old, on January 21st, President Carter pardoned "draft dodgers" - men who avoided the draft during the Vietnam War. He fulfilled a campaign promise with the pardon. But it only applied to civilian evaders - the estimated 500,000 to 1 million active-duty personnel who went AWOL were not included.

In 1986, in the year of Mary Messick's passing, on January 28th, the space shuttle Challenger exploded 73 seconds after launch. All seven crew members died. The cause of the explosion was later found to be a failed O-ring. The O-ring failure was due to the unusually cold conditions at Cape Canaveral.

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Mary v. (Leach) Messick
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Mary L. (Davis) Messick
Born: around 1941
Mary B. (Wilson) Messick
Born: around 1944
Mary E. (Crowley) Messick
Born: around 1955
Mary Messick
Jan 7, 1877 - Aug 15, 1966
Colusa, CA
Mary Messick
Aug 26, 1899 - Aug 15, 1973
Salinas, CA
Mary Messick
Mar 6, 1882 - December 1977
Pasadena, California
Mary H Messick
Oct 10, 1910 - Dec 3, 1998
Portland, OR
Mary Messick
Apr 17, 1928 - Jul 26, 2008
Elgin, Texas
Mary C Messick
Mar 25, 1908 - Apr 14, 1990
Mary E Messick
Jul 14, 1911 - August 1995
North Platte, NE
Mary Lou Messick
Sep 2, 1930 - Dec 14, 2008
Tyler, TX
Mary Messick
Sep 19, 1919 - August 1994
Savannah, MO
Mary Messick
Jul 15, 1921 - Feb 28, 2006
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Mary Messick
Mar 13, 1948 - Aug 25, 2005
Jacksonville, TX
Mary L Messick
Feb 2, 1921 - April 1992
Waldron, AR
Mary I Messick
Nov 5, 1924 - Apr 12, 1990
Mary Messick
Apr 21, 1906 - October 1979
Huntington Park, California
Mary C Messick
Jan 19, 1906 - Nov 30, 2000
Abbeville, AL
Mary E Messick
Jun 12, 1938 - Feb 5, 2009
Prattville, AL

Other Messicks

Catherine J Messick
Sep 7, 1927 - Oct 2, 2009
Saint Petersburg, FL
Pauline Messick
Jun 25, 1910 - December 1979
South Gate, California
Beulah Messick
Nov 4, 1897 - January 1986
Beaver Dam, Wisconsin
Florence Messick
Jun 17, 1899 - March 1977
Janesville, Wisconsin
Mary F Messick
Aug 21, 1920 - Jun 2, 1996
Clarice M Messick
May 12, 1923 - May 6, 1993
Louisville, KY
Gordon Messick
Oct 14, 1923 - July 1973
Elsie M Messick
Oct 22, 1901 - Feb 19, 1988
Louisville, KY
Frank A Messick
Jun 28, 1916 - Dec 15, 1999
Charlotte, NC
Lola H Messick
Mar 24, 1919 - Aug 27, 2008
Charlotte, NC
Sally M Messick
May 8, 1920 - August 1989
Dundalk, MD
Frances R Messick
May 20, 1914 - Mar 20, 2010
Munfordville, KY
Charlotte M Messick
Oct 22, 1921 - May 5, 2002
Hollywood, FL
Sally Messick
Aug 13, 1903 - January 1973
Somerset, Kentucky
Frank Messick
Jan 25, 1876 - May 1965
North Carolina
Roy C Messick
Jul 11, 1921 - Feb 26, 2002
Hollywood, FL
Hallie Messick
May 6, 1910 - October 1957
Ruth I Messick
Nov 24, 1913 - Aug 2, 2003
Madisonville, KY
William Messick Jr
May 10, 1921 - Aug 6, 2002
Saint Petersburg, FL
Margaret F Messick
Dec 11, 1919 - Feb 9, 1995
Durham, NC

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Oct 30, 1954 - December 1973
Larry E Williamson
Nov 20, 1953 - Nov 24, 1996
Perris, CA
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Trenton, NJ
Rosalie Borel
Oct 29, 1918 - June 1985
Francine Bougie
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Christine Lee Murphy
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Deborah Hundley
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