Betty Jo McNatt

6 October 1928–6 October 1987 (Age 59)
Blum, Hill, Texas, United States

The Life of Betty Jo

When Betty Jo McNatt was born on 6 October 1928, in Blum, Hill, Texas, United States, her father, Claude Allen McNatt, was 38 and her mother, Linnie Mae Trimble, was 37. She married James Carroll Hogue on 22 February 1946, in Pasquotank, North Carolina, United States. She lived in Hill, Texas, United States in 1935 and Hunter Township, Tillman, Oklahoma, United States in 1940. She died on 6 October 1987, in Oden, Montgomery, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Oden, Montgomery, Arkansas, United States.

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Edward Russell Seaton
Betty Jo McNatt
Melvin Alan Seaton
Paul Gene Seaton
Russell Edward Seaton Jr

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    Melvin Alan Seaton


    Paul Gene Seaton


    Russell Edward Seaton Jr


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World Events (8)


Age 1

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.
1929 · The Great Depression Arrives

Age 1

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.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 16

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

Evidently of Irish or Scottish origin: probably a variant of McNutt .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Bettie Joe Mcnatt in household of Claude A Mcnatt, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Betty Joe Mcnatt in household of C A Mcnatt, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Betty Jo Mcnatt, "United States Census, 1940"

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