Joseph Eugene Worthington

14 November 1932–5 November 2017 (Age 84)
Brewton, Escambia, Alabama, United States

The Life Summary of Joseph Eugene

When Joseph Eugene Worthington was born on 14 November 1932, in Brewton, Escambia, Alabama, United States, his father, Joseph Wiley Worthington, was 28 and his mother, Viola Ruth Stamps, was 24. He died on 5 November 2017, in Mansfield, De Soto, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Wiley Worthington
1904–1990
Viola Ruth Stamps
1908–2002
Naomi Ruth Worthington
1922–
Joseph Eugene Worthington
1932–2017

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World Events (8)

1935 · The FBI is Established
Age 3
The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.
1941 · The Tuskegee Airmen
Age 9
The first African-American military aviators in the U.S. Army Air Corps were known as the Tuskegee Airmen, after the Tuskegee Army Air Field where they trained. The group flew over 15,000 individual sorties during World War II which earned them over 150 Distinguished Flying Crosses.  
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins
Age 23
The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places in Lancashire and Leicestershire named Worthington; both may have originally been named in Old English as Wurðingtūn ‘settlement (Old English tūn) associated with Wurð’, but it is also possible that the first element was Old English worðign, a derivative of worð ‘enclosure’.

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

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