Homer Parham Braswell

24 April 1919–1945 (Age 25)
Whitakers, Nash, North Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Homer Parham

When Homer Parham Braswell was born on 24 April 1919, in Whitakers, Nash, North Carolina, United States, his father, Henry Archelaus Braswell, was 36 and his mother, Sarah Isabelle Taylor, was 33. He lived in North Whitakers Township, Nash, North Carolina, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1940. He died in 1945, at the age of 26, and was buried in Whitakers, Nash, North Carolina, United States.

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Henry Archelaus Braswell
Sarah Isabelle Taylor
Homer Parham Braswell
Annie Mae Braswell

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World Events (8)

Age 1
The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
1920 · Women Get the Vote
Age 1
In 1920, the 19th amendment was ratified making it so that women could vote. This achievement finally gave North Carolina the freedom to vote they had been fighting for since 1897.
Age 8
Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

English: perhaps a variant of Bracewell .

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

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Sources (4)

  • Homer P Broswell in household of Henry A Broswell, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Homer Braswell in household of Henry Braswell, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Homer Parham Braswell, "Find A Grave Index"

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