Oma Gravitt

12 February 1922–14 April 2015 (Age 93)
Daisy, Hamilton, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Oma

When Oma Gravitt was born on 12 February 1922, in Daisy, Hamilton, Tennessee, United States, her father, Robert Gravett, was 21 and her mother, Mrs Gladys Gravett, was 16. She lived in Civil District 3, Claiborne, Tennessee, United States in 1930. She died on 14 April 2015, at the age of 93.

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Family Time Line

Robert Gravett
Mrs Gladys Gravett
Oma Gravitt
Robert Or Bobby Gravitt Jr

Parents and Siblings


    Mrs Gladys Gravett





    Robert Or Bobby Gravitt Jr


World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 1

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1931 · The Parthenon is Built

Age 9

In 1931, a full scale replica of the Parthenon in Greece was erected in Nashville, Tennessee. The Parthenon was meant to be temporary, but became a permanent part of Tennessee culture. It also has a replica of the statue of Athena the Goddess of War.At the same time a city over Memphis built  giant pyramid replica to remind everyone what the city was named for. 
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 25

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Gravett .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Oma Gravett in household of Robert Gravett, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Oma Harper in entry for Robert Or Bobby Gravitt Jr, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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