Cecil Hay Arvin

1881–1952 (Age 71)
Mexia, Limestone, Texas, United States

The Life of Cecil Hay

When Cecil Hay Arvin was born on 14 March 1881, in Mexia, Limestone, Texas, United States, his father, Jameson Alexander Arvin, was 42 and his mother, Sallie Avery Womack, was 23. He lived in Justice Precinct 4, Limestone, Texas, United States in 1900. He died on 6 June 1952, in Sanderson, Terrell, Texas, United States, at the age of 71.

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Cecil Hay Arvin
Josephine Corder

Spouse & Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Jameson Alexander Arvin


  • Female1858–1949Female



World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 13

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 19

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

Probably a variant of Irish Irvin .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Cecil H Arvin in household of Jimerson A Arvin, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Cecil Hay Arvin, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Cecil Hay Arvin -

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