Oliver J Borden Sr

1891–16 June 1963 (Age 72)
Alabama, United States

The Life Summary of Oliver J

Oliver J Borden Sr was born in 1891, in Alabama, United States as the son of William T. Barden and Jeais Cohill. He had at least 2 sons with Lelia Richardson. He lived in Corinth, Alcorn, Mississippi, United States in 1935 and Ville Platte, Evangeline, Louisiana, United States in 1940. He died on 16 June 1963, in Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Anniston, Calhoun, Alabama, United States.

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Oliver J Borden Sr
Lelia Richardson
Thomas W Borden
Oliver J Barden Jr

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World Events (8)

1895 · Alabama State Flag is Adopted
Age 4
Alabama adopted its state flag on February 16, 1895. Act 383 of the Alabama state legislature states, “The flag of the State of Alabama shall be a crimson cross of St. Andrew on a field of white.”
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
Age 5
A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1910 · The BSA is Made
Age 19
Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Kent named Borden, perhaps from Old English bār ‘boar’ or bor ‘hill’ + denu ‘valley’ or denn ‘(swine) pasture’.

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

Sources (6)

  • Oliver Borden, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Oliver J Barden in entry for Oliver J Borden and Evelyn M Britten, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"
  • Oliver J Borden in entry for Thomas W Borden and Dorothy B Harris, "Alabama, County Marriages, 1809-1950"

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