Avyce Ellen Tabor

1 August 1911–13 June 1998 (Age 86)
Derby, Orleans, Vermont, United States

The Life of Avyce Ellen

When Avyce Ellen Tabor was born on 1 August 1911, in Derby, Orleans, Vermont, United States, her father, Ernest Carroll Tabor, was 23 and her mother, Ella Jessie Holmes, was 21. She married Wilmer Earl Bowen on 10 April 1934, in Derby, Orleans, Vermont, United States. She lived in Derby Center, Derby, Orleans, Vermont, United States in 1940. She died on 13 June 1998, in Newport, Orleans, Vermont, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Derby Center Cemetery, Derby, Orleans, Vermont, United States.

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Family Time Line

Wilmer Earl Bowen
Avyce Ellen Tabor
Marriage: 10 April 1934

Spouse and Children

10 April 1934
Derby, Orleans, Vermont, United States

Parents and Siblings



    Lawrence Charles Tabor


    Leland Elmer Tabor



    Margaret Hester Tabor


    Genevieve Arlene Tabor


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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 1

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 2

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 24

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

1 English: metonymic occupational name for a drummer, from Middle English, Old French tabo(u)r ‘drum’.2 Hungarian: from the old secular personal name Tábor.3 Czech and Slovak (Tábor) and Jewish (from Bohemia): habitational name from the city of Tábor in southern Bohemia. This was a center of the Hussite movement; in Czech it came to denote a member of the radical wing of the Hussite movement.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Avis E in household of Carroll E, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Avis Tabor in household of Carroll Tabor, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Avyce Bowen in household of Wilmer Bowen, "United States Census, 1940"

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