George Francis Black

1932–2007 (Age 74)
Roseville, Logan, Arkansas, United States

The Life of George Francis

When George Francis Black was born on 5 June 1932, in Roseville, Logan, Arkansas, United States, his father, Charley J. Black, was 36 and his mother, Roma May Webb, was 34. He lived in Johnson, Arkansas, United States in 1935 and Roseville Township, Logan, Arkansas, United States in 1940. He died on 11 April 2007, in Ozark, Franklin, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Ozark, Franklin, Arkansas, United States.

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Charley J. Black
Roma May Webb
Emerson Augusta Black
Nina Rue Black
Thomas Jefferson ( Jack) Black
Jack Black
Ola Juanita ( Punk) Black
Vesta Black
George Francis Black

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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.
1935 · The Social Security Act

Age 3

This Act was created a basic right to a pension in old age, and insurance against unemployment.
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 23

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and English: from Middle English blak(e) ‘black’ (Old English blæc, blaca), a nickname given from the earliest times to a swarthy or darkhaired man.2 Scottish and English: from Old English blāc ‘pale’, ‘fair’, i.e. precisely the opposite meaning to 1, and a variant of Blake 2. Blake and Black are found more or less interchangeably in several surnames and place names.3 English: variant of Blanc as a Norman name. The pronunciation of the nasalized vowel gave considerable difficulty to English speakers, and its quality was often ignored.

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

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  • Bud Black in household of Charley J Black, "United States Census, 1940"

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