Julia Wimberly

Female27 February 1939–7 August 1985

Brief Life History of Julia

When Julia Wimberly was born on 27 February 1939, in Illinois, United States, her father, Mathew Fontaine Wimberly, was 29 and her mother, Stella Florine Ragland, was 22. She lived in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States in 1940. She died on 7 August 1985, in San Francisco, California, United States, at the age of 46.

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Family Time Line

Mathew Fontaine Wimberly
1909–1994
Stella Florine Ragland
1916–2008
Julia Wimberly
1939–1985

Sources (3)

  • Julia Wimberly in household of Fontaine Wimberly, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Julia Wimberly Butler, "California Death Index, 1940-1997"
  • Julia Wimberly Lindberg, "United States, Social Security Numerical Identification Files (NUMIDENT), 1936-2007"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (1)

World Events (8)

1941

Age 2

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

1945 · Freedoms of the Air

Age 6

The primary goal of  the Chicago Convention was to establish the International Civil Aviation Organization. This organization establishes the rules of airspace, aircraft registration and safety, and details the rights of the signatories in relation to air travel. The Convention has since been revised eight times.

1954 · Johnson Products Company opens

Age 15

Johnson Products Company was formed by George E. Johnson, Sr and it’s best known for hair care and cosmetic products for African American consumers. The company was a longtime sponsor of the TV dance show Soul Train until March 25, 2006. The company was bought by Procter & Gamble in 2004 and in March 2009, an African-American investment firm bought the company from P&G to reestablish its position as an African-American-owned company.

Name Meaning

English (Lincolnshire): variant of Womersley , a habitational name from a village in Yorkshire.

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

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