Hobert Grills

19 February 1919–29 October 1985 (Age 66)
Harlan, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Hobert

When Hobert Grills was born on 19 February 1919, in Harlan, Kentucky, United States, his father, Henry L. Grills, was 24 and his mother, Lavinia Madden, was 24. He married Manota Middleton. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Coxton, Harlan, Kentucky, United States in 1920 and Magisterial District 2, Harlan, Kentucky, United States in 1940. He died on 29 October 1985, in Kildav, Harlan, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Kildav, Harlan, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hobert Grills
1919–1985
Manota Middleton
1924–2006
Marriage:
Carol Grills
1943–
Corlisa Grills
1947–2014

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
children

(2)

    Carol Grills

    Female1943–Female

    Corlisa Grills

    Female1947–2014Female

Parents and Siblings

    Male1894–1969Male

    Lavinia Madden

    Female1894–Female

siblings

(2)

    Callie Grills

    Female1917–Female

    Male1919–1985Male

World Events (8)

1920

Age 1

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
1926 · Mammoth Cave is Discovered

Age 7

In 1926, in central Kentucky, Mammoth Cave was discovered. It dates back to Mississippian times and consists of over four hundred miles of passageway. On July 1, 1941, the cave was made a National Park.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 18

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Grill 1.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Hobert Grills in household of Chad Wynn, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Hobert Grills in household of Henry Grills, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Hobert Grills in household of Henry Grills, "United States Census, 1940"

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