Luther Ellis Arnett

24 June 1906–about 1987 (Age 80)
Macon, Missouri, United States

The Life of Luther Ellis

When Luther Ellis Arnett was born on 24 June 1906, in Macon, Missouri, United States, his father, Benjamin Ellis Arnett, was 47 and his mother, Cora C. Wells Arnett, was 38. He lived in Lyda, Macon, Missouri, United States for about 10 years. He died about 1987, at the age of 81.

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Benjamin Ellis Arnett
Cora C. Wells Arnett
Rose E. Arnett
Zelma Arnett
Rosie Arnett
Clyde Charles Arnett
Beulah Arnett
Luther Ellis Arnett
Opal Arnett

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World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 2

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Age 23

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

1 English: from a Middle English personal name, probably a pet form of Arnold , although Reaney has it as a survival of the Old English personal names Earngēat (male) ‘eagle Geat’ (a tribal name) or Earngȳð (female) ‘eagle battle’.2 Variant of French Arnette .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ellis Arnett in household of Ben Arnett, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ellis Arnett in household of Benj E Arnett, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Luther Ellis Arnett in the U.S., World War II Draft Cards Young Men, 1940

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