Sally Beth Howell

7 June 1885–9 October 1964 (Age 79)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Sally Beth

When Sally Beth Howell was born on 7 June 1885, in North Carolina, United States, her father, John Thomas Howell, was 30 and her mother, Amanda Louise Camillia Baity, was 21. She married George Zebulon Vance Cook on 10 February 1918, in Davie, North Carolina, United States. She lived in Davie, North Carolina, United States in 1920 and Mocksville, Davie, North Carolina, United States in 1964. She died on 9 October 1964, in North Carolina, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Davie, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Zebulon Vance Cook
Sally Beth Howell
Marriage: 10 February 1918

Spouse and Children

    George Zebulon Vance Cook



10 February 1918
Davie, North Carolina, United States

Parents and Siblings


    Amanda Louise Camillia Baity




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World Events (8)


Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 12

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 21

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

1 Welsh: from the personal name Hywel ‘eminent’, popular since the Middle Ages in particular in honor of the great 10th-century law-giving Welsh king.2 English: habitational name from Howell in Lincolnshire, so named from an Old English hugol ‘mound’, ‘hillock’ or hūne ‘hoarhound’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sallie Cook in household of Web S Cook, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Sallie B Howel in household of John T Howel, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Sallie B Howell in household of John T Howell, "United States Census, 1900"

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