Baxter Curtis Deyton

1887–1968 (Age 80)
Yancey, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Baxter Curtis

When Baxter Curtis Deyton was born in October 1887, in Yancey, North Carolina, United States, his father, Christopher Columbus Deyton, was 32 and his mother, Mary Polly Peterson, was 25. He died on 20 April 1968, in his hometown, at the age of 80, and was buried in Green Mountain, Yancey, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Christopher Columbus Deyton
Mary Polly Peterson
Charles Deyton
Ezekiel Carson Deyton
Sidney Dayton
Baxter Curtis Deyton
Martin L Deyton
Levi Oscar Deyton
Richard Pinckney Dayton
Elizabeth Deyton
Arthur Deyton

Parents and Siblings

    Christopher Columbus Deyton


    Mary Polly Peterson




+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 10

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 22

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.

Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English Deighton .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Baxter C Deyton in household of C C Deyton, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Baxter Curtis Deyton, "Find A Grave Index"

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