Raymond Octave Beeson

25 September 1916–8 July 1994 (Age 77)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Raymond Octave

When Raymond Octave Beeson was born on 25 September 1916, in North Carolina, United States, his father, Francis Octavis Beeson, was 41 and his mother, Martha Elizabeth Sell, was 36. He lived in United States in 1967 and Kernersville, Forsyth, North Carolina, United States in 1994. He died on 8 July 1994, in Forsyth, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Francis Octavis Beeson
Martha Elizabeth Sell
Eva Mae Beeson
James Elisha Beeson
Mary Josephine Beeson
Annie Lucy Beeson
Frances Boyd Beeson
Raymond Octave Beeson

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World Events (8)


Age 1

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1918 · Fort Bragg Established

Age 2

Named after Confederate General Braxton Bragg, Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, North Carolina was established on September 4, 1918. It was used as one of three training camps used during WWI.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 21

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: variant of the habitational name Beeston ( see Beaston ). The spelling reflects the local pronunciation of the Nottinghamshire place name, although this form is now quite widespread in England.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Raymond Beeson in household of F O Beeson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ramon O Beeson in household of Francis O Beeson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Raymond O Beeson in household of Francis Beeson, "United States Census, 1940"

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