Guy Walter Denham Sr

8 August 1917–19 April 1994 (Age 76)
Throckmorton, Texas, United States

The Life of Guy Walter

When Guy Walter Denham Sr was born on 8 August 1917, in Throckmorton, Texas, United States, his father, Thomas Edwin Denham, was 23 and his mother, Christina Pearl Mccleod, was 25. He lived in Throckmorton, Throckmorton, Texas, United States in 1920 and Commissioner's Precinct 3, Throckmorton, Texas, United States in 1940. He died on 19 April 1994, in Graham, Young, Texas, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Graham, Young, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Guy Walter Denham Sr
1917–1994
Mary Curran Sinnott
1922–2001

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

    Male1917–1949Male

    Male1917–1994Male

    Mirtie L Denham

    Female1919–Female

    Tom Edwin Denham

    Male1920–2011Male

    Blanche Denham

    Female1923–Female

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World Events (8)

1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 1

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.
1929 · The Great Depression Arrives

Age 12

Like most of the country, the economy of Texas suffered greatly after the Stock Market Crash of 1929. Thousands of city workers were suddenly unemployed and relied on a variety of government relief programs; unemployed Mexican citizens were required to take one-way bus tickets to Mexico.
1941

Age 24

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places so called, for example in Buckinghamshire (near Uxbridge) and two in Suffolk, which are named from Old English denu ‘valley’ + hām ‘homestead’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Guy W Denham in household of T E Denham, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Guy Denham in household of Tom E Denham, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Guy Denham in household of T E Denham, "United States Census, 1930"

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