Alfred Straight

3 October 1907–29 October 1982 (Age 75)
Pine Bluff, Jefferson, Arkansas, United States

The Life of Alfred

When Alfred Straight was born on 3 October 1907, in Pine Bluff, Jefferson, Arkansas, United States, his father, Gilbert G Strait, was 44 and his mother, Ella Strait, was 29. He married Lena W. R. Brooks on 2 May 1930, in Pinellas, Florida, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. He lived in Pinellas, Florida, United States in 1935 and Saint Petersburg, Pinellas, Florida, United States for about 5 years. He died on 29 October 1982, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Alfred Straight
1907–1982
Lena W. R. Brooks
1905–
Marriage: 2 May 1930
William G Straight
1931–
Alfred Clay Straight
1935–1985
Edward J Straight
1940–1937
Thomas H Straight
1940–

Spouse and Children

    Male1907–1982Male

    Lena W. R. Brooks

    Female1905–Female

MARRIAGE
2 May 1930
Pinellas, Florida, United States
children

(4)

    William G Straight

    Male1931–Male

    Male1935–1985Male

    Edward J Straight

    Male1940–1937Male

    Thomas H Straight

    Male1940–Male

Parents and Siblings

    Gilbert G Strait

    Male1863–Male

    Ella Strait

    Female1878–Female

siblings

(3)

    Henry G Straight

    Male1901–Male

    Ray Raymond Straight

    Male1903–1980Male

    Male1907–1982Male

World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1912

Age 5

Historical Boundaries - 1912: Pinellas, Florida, United States
1927

Age 20

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

English: nickname from Middle English streÊ’t ‘straight’, ‘upright’, presumably applied in either a literal or figurative sense.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Alfred Straight, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Alfred Straight, "Florida State Census, 1945"
  • Alfred Straight, "Florida State Census, 1935"

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