Othello B. Jenkins

6 August 1914–1 August 1986 (Age 72)
Sumter, Sumter, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Othello B.

When Othello B. Jenkins was born on 6 August 1914, in Sumter, Sumter, South Carolina, United States, his father, John Jenkins, was 46 and his mother, Louvenia Mathis, was 46. He had at least 4 sons with Mary M. Herriott. He died on 1 August 1986, in Roselle, Union, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

John Jenkins
1868–
Louvenia Mathis
1868–
Albertas Jenkens
1890–
Marion Jenkens
1894–
Nanetta Jenkens
1895–
Earlie Jenkens
1899–
Othello B. Jenkins
1914–1986
Birnice Butler
1916–1940

Parents and Siblings

    Male1868–Male

    Louvenia Mathis

    Female1868–Female

siblings

(6)

    Albertas Jenkens

    Male1890–Male

    Marion Jenkens

    Male1894–Male

    Nanetta Jenkens

    Female1895–Female

    Earlie Jenkens

    Male1899–Male

    Male1914–1986Male

+1 More Child

World Events (3)

1916

Age 2

"During a deadly heat wave, thousands of residents were at the seaside resorts of Jersey Shore. Between July 1 and July 2 of 1916, five different people were attacked by sharks, and four of them ultimately died. Scientific knowledge about sharks was limited at this time, so these tragic incidents started a wave of ""shark panic"" that was spread by telephone calls, letters, newspapers, and other media."
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 2

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.
1917

Age 3

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Jenkin . Jenkins is one of the most common names in England, especially southwestern England, but is also especially associated with Wales.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Othello Jenkins, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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