Esther Irene Tatum

13 December 1918–27 July 1984 (Age 65)
Walnut Ridge, Lawrence, Arkansas, United States

The Life Summary of Esther Irene

When Esther Irene Tatum was born on 13 December 1918, in Walnut Ridge, Lawrence, Arkansas, United States, her father, Gilbert Franklin Tatum, was 36 and her mother, Florence Adrian, was 36. She married Paul Sloan HOLOBAUGH on 28 January 1939, in Hillsboro, Jefferson, Missouri, United States. She lived in Evening Shade Township, Greene, Arkansas, United States in 1920 and Sherley Township, Ripley, Missouri, United States in 1930. She died on 27 July 1984, in Hillsboro, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Creve Coeur Township, St. Louis, Missouri, United States.

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James Oscar Layton Jr.
Esther Irene Tatum
Marriage: 30 August 1960

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 August 1960Ste. Genevieve, Ste. Genevieve, Missouri, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment
    Age 1
    The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
    1922 · The First Radio Station WOK Begins Broadcasting
    Age 4
    In 1922, Harvey C. Couch Sr. started WOK the first radio station in Arkansas. After a trip to Pittsburgh and the KDKA radio he came up with the idea for Workers of Killowatts (WOK). WOK had no commercials which was nice for the listeners.
    1937 · The Neutrality Act
    Age 19
    The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    English (Suffolk): variant of Tatham .

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

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    Sources (24)

    • Esther Holobaugh in household of Paul Holobaugh, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Esther Totum in entry for Paul Holobaugh, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"
    • Esther Irine Holobaugh in entry for Paul Sloan Holobaugh, "Missouri, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"

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