Finis Mathisis Bazzell

23 January 1890–12 January 1959 (Age 68)
Farmington, Graves, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Finis Mathisis

When Finis Mathisis Bazzell was born on 23 January 1890, in Farmington, Graves, Kentucky, United States, his father, William Kendall Bazzell, was 43 and his mother, Zachara Ann Elizabeth “Zack” Turnbow, was 39. He married Areba Lou Doom in 1921, in Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 12 January 1959, in Kentucky, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Doom Chapel Cemetery, Kuttawa, Lyon, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Finis Mathisis Bazzell
Areba Lou Doom
Marriage: 1921
Ralph M. Bazzell

Spouse and Children

Kentucky, United States


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 2

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
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

Altered spelling of Basil .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Finis Bozzell in household of William Bozzell, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Filnis M Bazzell, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Finis Malthisis Bazzell, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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