Rebecca Hardison

12 July 1904–24 May 1999 (Age 94)
Lenoir, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Rebecca

When Rebecca Hardison was born on 12 July 1904, in Lenoir, North Carolina, United States, her father, John Franklin Hardison, was 35 and her mother, Emma Barwick, was 31. She married Adolph Vause on 5 February 1923, in North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Vance Township, Lenoir, North Carolina, United States in 1910 and Southwest Township, Lenoir, North Carolina, United States for about 20 years. She died on 24 May 1999, in Kinston, Lenoir, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 94, and was buried in Kinston, Lenoir, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Adolph Vause
Rebecca Hardison
Marriage: 5 February 1923
Edward Adolph Vause
Leonard Mosely Vause
Becca Marie Vause
Vernon Perry Vause

Spouse and Children

5 February 1923
North Carolina, United States


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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 2

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1918 · Fort Bragg Established

Age 14

Named after Confederate General Braxton Bragg, Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, North Carolina was established on September 4, 1918. It was used as one of three training camps used during WWI.

Age 25

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.

Name Meaning

English: probably a patronymic from Hardy , although the surname is rare in Britain.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Rebecca Vance in household of Adolph Vance, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Rebecca Vause in household of Adolph Vause, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Rebecca Har*Ison in household of John Har*Ison, "United States Census, 1910"

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