Ethel L Brigman

26 June 1901–29 July 1966 (Age 65)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Ethel L

When Ethel L Brigman was born on 26 June 1901, in North Carolina, United States, her father, Thomas M. Brigman, was 24 and her mother, Delilah Webster, was 17. She had at least 1 son and 1 daughter with Wesley Leggette Norton. She lived in Broadbay Township, Forsyth, North Carolina, United States for about 10 years. She died on 29 July 1966, in Winston-Salem, Forsyth, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Forsyth, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Wesley Leggette Norton
1899–1962
Ethel L Brigman
1901–1966
Delilah Lucille Norton
1928–2009
Wesley Leggett Norton
1936–2015

Spouse and Children

    Wesley Leggette Norton

    Male1899–1962Male

    Female1901–1966Female

children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

    Male1877–1947Male

    Delilah Webster

    Female1883–1930Female

siblings

(5)

    Female1901–1966Female

    Mae Brigman

    Female1906–1981Female

    Lucy Jane Brigman

    Female1909–1994Female

    Alexander Thomas Brigman

    Male1912–1979Male

    Roy Mcmillan Brigman

    Male1917–2001Male

World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1918 · Fort Bragg Established

Age 17

Named after Confederate General Braxton Bragg, Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, North Carolina was established on September 4, 1918. It was used as one of three training camps used during WWI.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 18

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Bridge .2 Americanized form of German Brüggemann ( see Brueggeman ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ethel Norton in household of Leggett Norton, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ethel L Norton in household of W Leggett Norton, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ethel Brigman Norton in entry for Mrs Delilah Norton Vogler, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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