Betty Lou Archie

21 July 1935–21 May 2014 (Age 78)
Salisbury, Rowan, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Betty Lou

When Betty Lou Archie was born on 21 July 1935, in Salisbury, Rowan, North Carolina, United States, her father, Luther James Archie, was 33 and her mother, Virgie Mae Jones, was 27. She had at least 1 son with Henry Clyde Schenk. She lived in Suffolk, England, United Kingdom in 2014. She died on 21 May 2014, in Suffolk, Virginia, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Holly Lawn Cemetery, Suffolk, Virginia, United States.

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Henry Clyde Schenk
Betty Lou Archie
Jody Wayne Schenk

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    Jody Wayne Schenk


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World Events (8)

1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 2

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.
1939 · Britain Enters World War II

Age 4

Britain entered the Second World War as war was declared on Germany on September 3, 1939. World War II came to an end after the Americans dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, which killed 140,000 people. Less than a week later, the Japanese surrendered and the war officially ended on August 15, 1945.
1956 · The Federal Aid Highway Act

Age 21

With the construction of 41,000 miles of the Interstate Highway System, the Federal Aid Highway Act made way for the largest public works project in American history at that time. One of the purposes was to provide military access to places in case of an attack.

Name Meaning

Scottish: from a short form of the personal name Archibald .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Betty Lou Archie in household of Luther Archie, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Betty in entry for Henry Clyde Schenk, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Betty Lou Archie in entry for Ronnie Clyde Schenk and Donna Faye Williams, "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988"

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