Violet L Wallace

14 March 1888–5 November 1967 (Age 79)
California, United States

The Life of Violet L

When Violet L Wallace was born on 14 March 1888, in California, United States, her father, Ellroy L Wallis, was 24 and her mother, Luella May Jones, was 20. She married Judson Webster Hunt on 9 June 1908, in Yuba, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Yuba City, Sutter, California, United States in 1930 and Yuba Judicial Township, Sutter, California, United States in 1940. She died on 5 November 1967, in Yuba, California, United States, at the age of 79.

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Judson Webster Hunt
Violet L Wallace
Marriage: 9 June 1908
Thelma Violet Hunt

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9 June 1908
Yuba, California, United States


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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

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.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 3

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 21

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

1 Scottish and northern Irish: from Anglo-Norman French waleis ‘Welsh’ (from a Germanic cognate of Old English wealh ‘foreign’), hence an ethnic name for a Welsh speaker. In some cases this clearly denoted an incomer to Scotland from Wales or the Welsh Marches, but it may also have denoted a Welsh-speaking Scot: in western Scotland around Glasgow, the Welsh-speaking Strathclyde Britons survived well into the Middle Ages.2 Jewish: this surname has been adopted in the 19th and 20th centuries as an Americanized form of various Ashkenazic Jewish surnames, e.g. Wallach .

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Sources (3)

  • Violet L Hunt in household of Judson E Hunt, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Violet Hunt in household of Judson E Hunt, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Violet L Hunt in household of Judson E Hunt, "United States Census, 1910"

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