Eugenia Willie Wise

Brief Life History of Eugenia Willie

When Eugenia Willie Wise was born on 17 July 1899, in St. Francis, Arkansas, United States, her father, William M Wise, was 32 and her mother, Leanora "Sonola" Hill, was 26. She married Dalton Earl Hood on 10 January 1915, in Cross, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Smith Township, Cross, Arkansas, United States for about 40 years. She died on 11 April 1941, in Cross, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 41, and was buried in Harris Chapel Cemetery, Wynne, Cross, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Dalton Earl Hood
Eugenia Willie Wise
Marriage: 10 January 1915
Dorris Eugene Hood
Ethel Hood
Helen B Hood
Troy Lee Hood
Francis Hood
Willie Jean Hood
Autie G Hood

Sources (12)

  • Willie Hood in household of E Dalton Hood, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Willie Wise, "Arkansas Marriages, 1837-1944"
  • Willie Hood, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

1904 · William H. Fuller Grows 70 Acres of Rice

Rice is one Arkansas leading crops, in 1904 William H. Fuller planted 70 acres of rice, this act is what started the making rice the leading crop in Arkansas.

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

English: nickname for a wise or learned person, from Middle English wise, wisse ‘wise’ (Old English wīs). This name has also absorbed Dutch Wijs and De Wijs, a nickname meaning ‘(the) wise’, and possibly cognates in other languages.

English: topographic name for someone who lived by the withies or willows, from Middle English withi, Old English wīthig ‘withy, willow’.

Americanized form of German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) Weiss ‘white’.

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

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