Helen Clara Peel

31 August 1910–7 January 1996 (Age 85)
Falfurrias, Brooks, Texas, United States

The Life of Helen Clara

When Helen Clara Peel was born on 31 August 1910, in Falfurrias, Brooks, Texas, United States, her father, Frank Wilson Peel, was 24 and her mother, Clara E. Wright, was 20. She married Aulcie J Hay about 1934, in Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Bexar, Texas, United States in 1935 and Justice Precinct 6, Bexar, Texas, United States in 1940. She died on 7 January 1996, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

Aulcie J Hay
Helen Clara Peel
Marriage: about 1934
Frankie Marie Hay

Spouse and Children

about 1934
Texas, United States


    Frankie Marie Hay


Parents and Siblings


    Clara E. Wright




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1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York

Age 4

Satilla was the first Deepwater Steamship to arrive at the port of Houston. This accomplishment successfully established a steamboat service between Houston and New York City.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 25

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

1 English (mainly northern): from Anglo-Norman French pel ‘stake’, ‘pole’ (Old French piel, from Latin palus), a nickname for a tall, thin man. It may also have been a topographic name for someone who lived by a stake fence or in a property defended by one, or a metonymic occupational name for a builder of such fences. Compare Pallister .2 Dutch: habitational name from places so called in North Brabant (where there is also a district called De Peel) and Dutch Limburg, from De Peel in Ravels, Antwerp province, or from Pedele in Kaggevinne and in Adorp, Brabant.3 German: possibly a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place name.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Helen Watter in household of Lonnie E Watter, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Helen Hay in household of Frank W Peel, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Helen Peel in household of Frank Peel, "United States Census, 1920"

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