Oleta Mae Borchardt

Brief Life History of Oleta Mae

When Oleta Mae Borchardt was born on 6 January 1924, her father, Luther Ernest Borchardt, was 21 and her mother, Alpha Effie Culpepper, was 19. She had at least 1 son with William Noah Railey. She lived in Justice Precinct 3, Dallas, Texas, United States in 1930. She died on 12 April 2007, in Texas, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Hillcrest Garden of Memory Cemetery, Hill, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Noah Railey
Oleta Mae Borchardt
Joseph Randolph Railey

Sources (4)

  • Olita Borchardt in household of Luther Borchardt, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Oleta May Railey, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Mrs Oleta Mary Borchardt Railey in entry for Mr Noah Willian Railey, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

World Events (8)


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1929 · The Great Depression Arrives

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.

1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Hans, Otto, Bodo, Dieter, Gerhard, Heinz, Katharina, Klaus, Kurt, Math, Meinhard, Wolfgang.

Dutch and North German: from the medieval personal name Burkhard (see Burkhart ).

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

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