Welburn Howell Secrest

5 October 1889–19 June 1971 (Age 81)
Carlisle, Nicholas, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Welburn Howell

When Welburn Howell Secrest was born on 5 October 1889, in Carlisle, Nicholas, Kentucky, United States, his father, Alfred G "Allie" Secrest, was 30 and his mother, Lucy Mary Buckler, was 31. He married Zilla Margaret Mae Chance on 10 October 1914, in Weber, Utah, United States. He lived in Jacksonville, Duval, Florida, United States in 1930. He died on 19 June 1971, in Duval, Florida, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Riverside Memorial Park, Jacksonville, Duval, Florida, United States.

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Welburn Howell Secrest
Zilla Margaret Mae Chance
Marriage: 10 October 1914

Spouse and Children

10 October 1914
Weber, Utah, United States

Parents and Siblings



    Bernice Secrest


    Georgia Secrest



World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Montana's First Hydroelectric Dam

Age 1

Black Eagle Dam located in Great Falls, Montana was created in 1890. This was the first hydroelectric dam in the state of Montana.
1911 · County-Busting

Age 22

In an event called the county-busting craze that took place from 1911-1925, twenty-five new counties were made in Montana

Name Meaning

Variant of German Siegrist .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • William H Secrest, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Wellborn H Secrest in household of Pearl Lehman, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Wilburn Secrest in household of Allie G Secrest, "United States Census, 1900"

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