Howard Douglas Herrin

31 December 1922–22 February 1990 (Age 67)
Halifax, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Howard Douglas

When Howard Douglas Herrin was born on 31 December 1922, in Halifax, North Carolina, United States, his father, Walter Burgess/Birges Chappell, was 55 and his mother, Roxanna "Roxie" Herrin, was 54. He married Virginia Alston Gray on 20 February 1981, in Halifax, North Carolina, United States. He lived in Roanoke Rapids, Halifax, North Carolina, United States in 1982. He registered for military service in 1943. He died on 22 February 1990, in Weldon, Halifax, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Littleton, Halifax, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Howard Douglas Herrin
1922–1990
Virginia Alston Gray
1921–1996
Marriage: 20 February 1981

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 February 1981
Halifax, North Carolina, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 1

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 1

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.
1941

Age 19

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch: from a pet form of any of various Germanic compound personal names with the first element hari, heri ‘army’.2 English: probably a variant of Herring .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Howard Douglas Herring, "North Carolina, Department of Archives and History, Index to Vital Records, 1800-2000"
  • Howard Herrin in entry for Mrs Louise Herrin Peele, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
  • H D Herrin in entry for William Hoytte Herrin, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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