Arthur Clayborn Van Norman

30 April 1885–6 November 1949 (Age 64)
Inez, Victoria, Texas, United States

The Life of Arthur Clayborn

When Arthur Clayborn Van Norman was born on 30 April 1885, in Inez, Victoria, Texas, United States, his father, William Marshall Van Norman, was 32 and his mother, Martha Hill, was 21. He lived in Justice Precinct 4, Victoria, Texas, United States for about 10 years and Justice Precinct 3, Brazoria, Texas, United States for about 20 years. He died on 6 November 1949, in Liverpool, Brazoria, Texas, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Liverpool, Brazoria, Texas, United States.

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William Marshall Van Norman
Martha Hill
Arthur Clayborn Van Norman
Jessie Lee Van Norman
Steven Monroe Van Norman
James Van Norman
Oscar Marion Van Norman
Mary Van Norman
George Henry Van Norman

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World Events (8)


Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 9

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 17

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

1 Vietnamese: unexplained.2 Dutch (De Van): metonymic occupational name for a winnower or a maker of winnowing fans, from Middle Dutch van(ne) ‘fan’.3 English: Western English variant of Fann .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Arthur Vannorman in household of Jim Vannorman, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Arthur C Vannorman in household of William M Vannorman, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Arthur Van Norman in household of William Van Norman, "United States Census, 1910"

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