Cecil B Reinken

11 July 1920–3 May 2009 (Age 88)
Louisiana, United States

The Life of Cecil B

When Cecil B Reinken was born on 11 July 1920, in Louisiana, United States, her father, Granville Bernard Reinken, was 27 and her mother, Bertie Dixon, was 27. She married George Bedsole Jr on 26 February 1943, in Election Precinct 29 Alabama City, Etowah, Alabama, United States. She lived in Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States in 1930 and West Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States in 1940. She died on 3 May 2009, in Amite, Tangipahoa, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Hammond, Tangipahoa, Louisiana, United States.

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George Bedsole Jr
Cecil B Reinken
Marriage: 26 February 1943

Spouse and Children

    George Bedsole Jr



26 February 1943
Election Precinct 29 Alabama City, Etowah, Alabama, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Granville Bernard Reinken





    Nell Y Reinken



World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 3

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 3

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 24

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

North German: from a pet form of the personal name Reinhard ( see Reinhardt ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Cecil Reinkin in household of Granville Reinkin, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Cecil B Reinken in household of Granville B Reinken, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mrs Cecil Reinken Bedsole, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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