Beatrice Peacock

22 November 1897–
Wharton, Wharton, Texas, United States

The Life of Beatrice

When Beatrice Peacock was born on 22 November 1897, in Wharton, Wharton, Texas, United States, her father, Perry Allison Peacock, was 37 and her mother, Rose Belle Williams, was 36. She married Walter Clinton Brengle on 5 May 1917, in Noble, Oklahoma, United States. She lived in Marland, Noble, Oklahoma, United States in 1930 and Ponca City, Kay, Oklahoma, United States in 1940.

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Walter Clinton Brengle
1894–1972
Beatrice Peacock
1897–
Marriage: 5 May 1917

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 May 1917
Noble, Oklahoma, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1901 · Spindletop Oilfield Discovered

Age 4

"Spindletop, located south of Beaumont, becomes the first major oil well to be discovered in Texas. Other fields were discovered in shortly after, which ultimately led to the highly impactful ""oil boom""."
1929

Age 32

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

English: from Middle English pe, pa, po ‘peacock’, with the later disambiguating addition of cok ‘male bird’, hence a nickname for a vain, strutting person or for a dandy. In some cases it may be a habitational name from a house distinguished by the sign of a peacock. This surname is established in Ireland also.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Beatrice Peacock in household of R A Peacock, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Beatrice Brengle in household of Walter Brengle, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Beatrice Brengle in household of Walter C Brengle, "United States Census, 1920"

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