Johnnie Rebecca Kimble

29 August 1923–14 January 2013 (Age 89)
Brookhaven, Lincoln, Mississippi, United States

The Life of Johnnie Rebecca

When Johnnie Rebecca Kimble was born on 29 August 1923, in Brookhaven, Lincoln, Mississippi, United States, her father, Steven Elijah Kimble, was 43 and her mother, Martha Ophelia Britt, was 41. She married Robert Dewitt Twiner on 8 August 1945. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Beat 5, Lincoln, Mississippi, United States for about 10 years and Mississippi, United States in 2007. She died on 14 January 2013, in Jackson, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 89.

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Robert Dewitt Twiner
Johnnie Rebecca Kimble
Marriage: 8 August 1945
Marvin Dewitt Twiner
Robert Daniel Twiner

Spouse and Children

8 August 1945


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World Events (8)

1925 · B.B. King is Born

Age 2

B.B. King was born on September 16, 1925, in Itta Bean, Mississippi. He was a famous American blues singer, electric guitarist, and record producer. In 1987, he inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

Age 4

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 24

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant spelling of Kimball .2 English: habitational name from Great or Little Kimble in Buckinghamshire, named in Old English as ‘the royal bell’ (cynebelle), referring to the shape of a local hill.3 Americanized spelling of German Gimbel ( see Gimble ) or Kimbel .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Rebecker Kimble in household of Steve Kimble, "United States Census, 1940"
  • J Rebecca Kimble in household of Steve J Kimble, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Rebecca Twiner in entry for Mrs Myrtle M Beasley, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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