Nancy Iola Puckett

Female7 August 1916–18 April 1983

Brief Life History of Nancy Iola

When Nancy Iola Puckett was born on 7 August 1916, her father, Henry Grady Puckett, was 26 and her mother, Daisy Mae Ray, was 22. She lived in Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia, United States in 1920 and District 1297, Carroll, Georgia, United States in 1940. She died on 18 April 1983, in Georgia, United States, at the age of 66.

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Charles Hugh Pope
Nancy Iola Puckett

Sources (2)

  • Iola Puckett, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Nancy I Pope in household of Charles H Pope, "United States Census, 1940"

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World Events (8)


Age 1

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

1922 · Women Granted the Right to Vote

Age 6

The 19th Amendment, which allowed women the right to vote, was passed and became federal law on August 26, 1920. Georgia law prevented women from voting until 1922. The amendment wasn’t officially ratified until 1970.

1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 19

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.

Name Meaning

English (Dorset): variant of Pockett, from Middle English poket, pouket, a borrowing of Anglo-Norman French po(u)quet, Old French pochet ‘small sack, bag, or pouch’, perhaps given to a maker of such articles.

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

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