Bennie Ray Cardwell

21 June 1930–26 November 1985 (Age 55)
Wilkesboro, Wilkes, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Bennie Ray

When Bennie Ray Cardwell was born on 21 June 1930, in Wilkesboro, Wilkes, North Carolina, United States, his father, William Green Cardwell, was 33 and his mother, Lydia Mabel Parsons, was 28. He married Peggy Glenn Hudson on 24 March 1951, in Franklin, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 26 November 1985, at the age of 55, and was buried in Wilkes, North Carolina, United States.

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Bennie Ray Cardwell
Peggy Glenn Hudson
Marriage: 24 March 1951
Bennie Ray Cardwell Jr

Spouse and Children

24 March 1951
Franklin, North Carolina, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 1

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Age 2

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.
1945 · Peace in a Post War World

Age 15

The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and northern Irish: variant of Caldwell .

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

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  • Bennie Ray Cardwell, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • Bennie Ray Cardwell, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • Bennie Ray Cardwell, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

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