Carroll Jack Horton

29 October 1932–20 January 2003 (Age 70)
Baxley, Appling, Georgia, United States

The Life Summary of Carroll Jack

When Carroll Jack Horton was born on 29 October 1932, in Baxley, Appling, Georgia, United States, his father, Rufus Ivey Horton, was 26 and his mother, Ruth Mae McCall, was 25. He died on 20 January 2003, in Vidalia, Toombs, Georgia, United States, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

Rufus Ivey Horton
1906–1975
Ruth Mae McCall
1907–1997
James Cleveland Horton
1924–1994
Carlton Lamar Horton
1926–2015
Carroll Jack Horton
1932–2003
Sidney Dean Horton
1934–2015
Annie Ruth Horton
1939–1954
Flora Iva Jeannette Horton
1946–2016

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World Events (8)

1935 · The FBI is Established
Age 3
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.
1942 · Germans Sink Ships Near St. Simons Island
Age 10
Lights from homes along the coast of St. Simons Island provided a clear view of the SS Oklahoma for German U-boat Captain Reinhard Hardegen on April 8, 1942. A German torpedo was fired at the SS Oklahoma shortly after midnight. An hour later, a second torpedo was fired at the oil tanker Esso Baton Rouge. Both ships sunk and the attacks left 22 seamen dead. After the incident, residents of the Golden Isles panicked over concern of a German Invasion of the coast and were stringently observant of a nighttime blackout.  
1951 · The Twenty-Second Amendment
Age 19
Before the Twenty-second Amendment, the Presidency didn’t have a set number limit on how many times they could be elected or re-elected to the office of President of the United States. The Amendment sets that limit to two times, consecutively or not, and sets additional conditions for presidents who succeed to the unexpired terms of their predecessors.

Name Meaning

English (Staffordshire and Warwickshire): habitational name from one or other of the many places so called, such as those in Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Dorset, Gloucestershire, Herefordshire, Northamptonshire, Shropshire, Somerset, Staffordshire, Wiltshire, and Yorkshire. Most of the placenames derive from Old English horh or horu ‘dirt, filth’ + tūn ‘farmstead, estate’, though some may have different origins, including Horton in Gloucestershire, which may derive from Old English heorot ‘hart, stag’ + tūn.

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

Possible Related Names

Hortin
Horten

Sources (2)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Carroll Jack Horton - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Carroll Jack Horton
  • Carroll Or Jack Horton, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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