Grace Lee Conyers

10 March 1913–13 June 1989 (Age 76)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Grace Lee

When Grace Lee Conyers was born on 10 March 1913, in North Carolina, United States, her father, Thomas James Conyers, was 57 and her mother, Lucy Glen Conyers, was 51. She married Clyde Owen Crabtree on 3 July 1933, in Danville, Boone, Virginia, United States. She lived in Franklinton, Franklin, North Carolina, United States in 1920 and Durham Township, Durham, North Carolina, United States in 1940. She died on 13 June 1989, in Durham, Durham, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

Clyde Owen Crabtree
1900–1975
Grace Lee Conyers
1913–1989
Marriage: 3 July 1933

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 July 1933
Danville, Boone, Virginia, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas James Conyers

    Male1855–1913Male

    Lucy Glen Conyers

    Female1862–1934Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1918 · Fort Bragg Established

Age 5

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.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 22

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

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from either of two places in northern France: Coignières in Seine-et-Oise or Cogners in Sarthe. This surname is well established in the southern states, where it is now borne mainly by African Americans.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Grace Conyers in household of Lucy G Conyers, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Grace Crabtree in household of Clyde O Crabtree, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Grace Lee Conyers, "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940"

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