Karin Earl Grubb

23 February 1905–29 November 1954 (Age 49)
Mesquite, Dallas, Texas, United States

The Life of Karin Earl

When Karin Earl Grubb was born on 23 February 1905, in Mesquite, Dallas, Texas, United States, her father, Eldray Alphonso Grubb, was 25 and her mother, Rosa Bennett, was 24. She married Joe Nila Wallace on 19 August 1926, in Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States. She lived in Trenton, Fannin, Texas, United States in 1930 and Justice Precinct 3, Fannin, Texas, United States in 1940. She died on 29 November 1954, in Mesquite, Dallas, Texas, United States, at the age of 49, and was buried in Grove Hill Memorial Park, Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States.

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Joe Nila Wallace
Karin Earl Grubb
Marriage: 19 August 1926

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19 August 1926
Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

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.
1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York

Age 9

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.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 14

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

1 English: derogatory nickname for a small person, from Middle English grub ‘insect larva’.2 This is a PA name probably representing German Grube .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Karin Wallace in household of Nila Wallace, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Karin Wallace in household of Nila J Wallace, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Karon Grubb in household of Eldray S Grubb, "United States Census, 1920"

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