Loretta Marie Herron

2 January 1921–3 March 1986 (Age 65)
Tarrant, Texas, United States

The Life of Loretta Marie

When Loretta Marie Herron was born on 2 January 1921, her father, Jessie Herron, was 24 and her mother, Mary Elizabeth Bailey, was 18. She married Dale Grisham on 10 July 1939, in Garland, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Marble Township, Garland, Arkansas, United States in 1930. She died on 3 March 1986, in Tarrant, Texas, United States, at the age of 65.

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Family Time Line

Dale Grisham
1917–1973
Loretta Marie Herron
1921–1986
Marriage: 10 July 1939
Alice Faye Grisham
1942–1943
Jimmy Dale Grisham Sr
1947–2000

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
10 July 1939
Garland, Arkansas, United States
children

(2)

    Female1942–1943Female

    Jimmy Dale Grisham Sr

    Male1947–2000Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 2

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1929 · The Great Depression Arrives

Age 8

Like most of the country, the economy of Texas suffered greatly after the Stock Market Crash of 1929. Thousands of city workers were suddenly unemployed and relied on a variety of government relief programs; unemployed Mexican citizens were required to take one-way bus tickets to Mexico.
1941

Age 20

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant spelling of Heron .2 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hEaráin ‘descendant of Earán’, a personal name from a diminutive of earadh ‘fear’, ‘dread’, ‘distrust’.3 Spanish (Herrón): unexplained.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Loretta M Herron in household of Jesse Herron, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Loretta Marie Grisham in entry for Dale Grisham, "Arkansas First Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"
  • Loretta Marie Herron in entry for Dale Grisham, "Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957"

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