Norma Barrow

12 March 1926–22 April 1950 (Age 24)
Rigby, Jefferson, Idaho, United States

The Life of Norma

When Norma Barrow was born on 12 March 1926, in Rigby, Jefferson, Idaho, United States, her father, Earl Raymond Barrow, was 35 and her mother, Jessie Elizabeth Brown, was 28. She lived in Rigby Election Precinct 2, Jefferson, Idaho, United States in 1940. She died on 22 April 1950, in Rigby, Jefferson, Idaho, United States, at the age of 24, and was buried in Rigby Pioneer Cemetery, Rigby, Jefferson, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Earl Raymond Barrow
1891–1934
Jessie Elizabeth Brown
1897–1983
Earl J Barrow
1922–2003
Lynn Merrill Barrow
1924–2011
Norma Barrow
1926–1950
Wayne Raymond Barrow
1928–2016
Lucile Barrow
1934–2015

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World Events (8)

1927

Age 1

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1929

Age 3

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 9

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

English:1. habitational name from any of the numerous places named with Old English bearo, bearu ‘grove’ (dative bear(o)we, bearuwe), for example in Cheshire, Derbyshire, Gloucestershire, Lancashire, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Shropshire, Suffolk, and Somerset, or a topographic name with the same meaning. 2. topographic name for someone who lived by an ancient burial mound, Middle English berwe, barwe, or a habitational name from a place named with this word (Old English beorg, dative beorge), of which there is one near Leicester and another in Somerset. 3. habitational name from Barrow in Furness, Cumbria, which is named with an unattested Celtic word, barr, here meaning ‘promontory’, + Old Norse ey ‘island’.

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

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Story Highlight

Jessie Elizabeth Brown Barrow Olsen's life sketch

JESSIE ELIZABETH BROWN BARROW OLSEN Jessie Elizabeth Brown Barrow Olsen was born July 14, 1897 in Grant , Idaho. She was the sixth of eleven children of Joseph L. Brown and Eliza Jane Taylor …

Sources (3)

  • Norma Barrons in household of Carl Raymond Barrons, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Norma Barrow in household of Jenie Elizabeth Brown Barrow, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Norma Barrow in household of Jessie E Brown Barrow, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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