Eula Knox

30 March 1909–22 March 1985 (Age 75)
Texas, United States

The Life Summary of Eula

When Eula Knox was born on 30 March 1909, in Texas, United States, her father, Robert Lee Knox, was 37 and her mother, Mattie C. Manning, was 27. She married Elmer L Parrish on 10 November 1928, in Nacogdoches, Texas, United States. She lived in Justice Precinct 3, Nacogdoches, Texas, United States for about 30 years. She died on 22 March 1985, at the age of 75, and was buried in Woden, Nacogdoches, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elmer L Parrish
1905–1971
Eula Knox
1909–1985
Marriage: 10 November 1928

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 November 1928Nacogdoches, Texas, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

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    World Events (8)

    1910 · The BSA is Made
    Age 1
    Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
    1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York
    Age 5
    Satilla was the first Deepwater Steamship to arrive at the port of Houston. This accomplishment successfully established a steamboat service between Houston and New York City.
    1929
    Age 20
    13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish and English (Northumberland and Durham): from a genitive or plural form of Old English cnocc ‘round-topped hill’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived on a hilltop, or a habitational name from any of the places in Scotland and northern England named with this element, now spelled Knock, in particular one in Renfrewshire.Scottish: habitational name from any of the places in Scotland named with Gaelic cnoc ‘hill’, for example Knock in Renfrewshire. It is not possibly to disentangle this from the surname derived from the English etymon mentioned in 1 above.Americanized form of one or more similar (like-sounding) Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic) surnames.

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

    Sources (10)

    • Eula Parish in household of Elmer Parish, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Eula Knox, "Texas, County Marriage Index, 1837-1977"
    • Eula May Knox in household of Robert L Knox, "United States Census, 1910"

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