Marygrace M Carruth (1924 - 2008)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Marygrace M Carruth’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Marygrace so that their life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Marygrace’s biography.

Marygrace M Carruth Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Marygrace M Carruth and their immediate Carruth family. Add to Marygrace M Carruth's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with their family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Marygrace.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Marygrace M Carruth? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Gulfport, Harrison County, Mississippi

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Marygrace finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Marygrace attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Marygrace did for a living or if they had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Marygrace M Carruth is a military veteran.

Middle name

M

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Marygrace's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Marygrace's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Marygrace a religious person? Add Marygrace’s religion

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Marygrace during various points of their life.

Timeline

1924 - In the year that Marygrace M Carruth was born, in May, wealthy college students Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb kidnapped and killed 14 year old Robert Franks "in the interest of science". Leopold and Loeb thought that they were intellectually superior and that they could commit the perfect crime and not be caught. They were brought in for questioning within 8 days and quickly confessed. Clarence Darrow was hired as their defense lawyer, getting them life imprisonment instead of a death sentence. Loeb was eventually killed in prison - Leopold was released after 33 years, dying of a heart attack at age 66.

1941 - This person was 17 years old when in his State of the Union address on January 6th, President Roosevelt detailed the "four freedoms" that everyone in the world should have: Freedom of speech, Freedom of worship, Freedom from want, and Freedom from fear. In the same speech, he outlined the benefits of democracy which he said were economic opportunity, employment, social security, and the promise of "adequate health care".

1958 - This person was 34 years old when on January 31st, Explorer I, the United States' answer to Sputnik I (and 2,) was launched. America had entered the Space Race. The first spacecraft to detect the Van Allen radiation belt, it remained in orbit until 1970.

1973 - By the time this person was 49 years old, on January 28th, the Paris Peace Accord was signed - supposedly ending the Vietnam War. Hostilities continued between North and South Vietnam and the U.S. continued to bomb. But by August 15, 1973, 95% of American troops had left Vietnam. The war ended in 1975 with the fall of Saigon.

1980 - When this person was 56 years old, on April 24th, a rescue attempt was begun in the Iranian Hostage Crisis. The attempt failed and 8 US servicemen were killed. Eight helicopters had been sent for the mission, but only 5 arrived in operating condition., Since the military had advised that the mission be aborted if there were fewer than 6 helicopters, President Carter stopped it. Upon leaving, a helicopter collided with a transport plane and the men were killed.

Marygrace M Carruth Family Tree

Who was Marygrace’s parents? Did they get married and did they have children? Share Marygrace’s family tree to share their legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Marygrace's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Marygrace M Carruth
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Marygrace's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Marygrace M Carruth is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to their obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Marygrace M Carruth passed away on September 1, 2008 at 83 years old. No cause of death has been entered for Marygrace. Marygrace was born on December 3, 1924. We are unaware of information about Marygrace's family or relationships. We know that Marygrace M Carruth had been residing in Gulfport, Harrison County, Mississippi.

Memories

What do you remember about Marygrace M Carruth? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about them. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Marygrace is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Marygrace M Carruth

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources