Evelyn Grace Bearden

1 April 1908–1910 (Age 1)
Independence, Jackson, Missouri, United States

The Life of Evelyn Grace

When Evelyn Grace Bearden was born on 1 April 1908, in Independence, Jackson, Missouri, United States, her father, Matison Nathaniel Bearden, was 34 and her mother, Mary Lillian Cole, was 28. She died in 1910, at the age of 2, and was buried in Bonner Springs, Wyandotte, Kansas, United States.

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Matison Nathaniel Bearden
Mary Lillian Cole
Richard DeLafayette Bearden
Fred Leonidas Bearden
Walter Clyde Bearden
Della May Kit Bearden Wanamar
Stella Faye Bearden
Ercel Fern Bearden
Evelyn Grace Bearden
Paul George Bearden
Loy Gayl Bearden

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World Events (3)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 2

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
1910 · The Mann Act

Age 2

This Act makes engaging in transport of any woman for any immoral purpose, prostitution, illegal. Its primary intent was to address prostitution, immorality, and human trafficking, particularly where trafficking was for the purposes of prostitution.

Name Meaning

Possibly an English habitational name, a variant of Barden , or from places in Devon and Cornwall called Beardon, from Old English burh ‘manor’ + dūn ‘hill’. In the British Isles the surname is now rare occurring chiefly in Kent.

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

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  • Evelyn Grace Bearden, "BillionGraves Index"
  • Evelyn Grace Bearden, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Headstone image of Evelyn Grace Bearden from billiongraves.com

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