When Ora Rebecca Butt was born on 1 July 1900, in Franklin, Simpson, Kentucky, United States, her father, Charles F Butt, was 25 and her mother, Philadelphia Anvalina Hodges, was 21. She married Rodney Blake Whitney on 2 June 1922. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Webster, Kentucky, United States in 1935 and Sebree, Webster, Kentucky, United States in 1940. She died on 23 February 1998, in Newport, Campbell, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 97, and was buried in Greenlawn And Shady Rest Cemetery, Franklin, Simpson, Kentucky, United States.
Some characteristic forenames: Arabic/Muslim Mohammad, Tariq, Muhammad, Abdul, Nasir, Mohammed, Abid, Arif, Khalid, Nadeem, Shahid, Tahir.
English: nickname from Middle English but(te), Old English butta ‘(something or someone) short and stumpy’, also used as a personal name up until c. 1200.
English: topographic name for someone who lived near a mound, from Middle English but(te). Alternatively, possibly denoting someone who lived by a tree stump. According to the Oxford English Dictionary, this sense is not recorded in English before 1601, but it may be much older.
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