George W Locke Jr

9 March 1908–5 August 1985 (Age 77)
Trinity, Trinity, Texas, United States

The Life of George W

When George W Locke Jr was born on 9 March 1908, in Trinity, Trinity, Texas, United States, his father, George W Locke, was 45 and his mother, Anna Parthenia Dabney, was 24. He lived in Justice Precinct 1, Trinity, Texas, United States in 1910. He died on 5 August 1985, in Walker, Texas, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Trinity, Trinity, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

George W Locke Jr
1908–1985
Mary Kennedy
1907–1992

Spouse and Children

    Male1908–1985Male

    Mary Kennedy

    Female1907–1992Female

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World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York

Age 6

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 21

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

1 English, Dutch, and German: variant of Lock .2 Dutch (van Locke): habitational name from any of various places called Loock, from look ‘enclosure’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • George W Locke Jr., "United States Census, 1930"
  • George Locke, Jr in household of George W Locke, "United States Census, 1920"
  • G W Locke in household of George W Locke, "United States Census, 1910"

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