Jacob Carroll Arant

1921–1981 (Age 60)
Orangeburg, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Jacob Carroll

When Jacob Carroll Arant was born on 2 January 1921, in Orangeburg, South Carolina, United States, his father, Jacob Cook Arant, was 23 and his mother, Sallie Amaker, was 20. He married Ruth Ometa Amaker on 12 May 1940. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Elizabeth Township, Orangeburg, South Carolina, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1944. He died on 28 June 1981, in North, Orangeburg, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in North, Orangeburg, South Carolina, United States.

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Jacob Carroll Arant
Ruth Ometa Amaker
Marriage: 12 May 1940
Manning O'Neal Arant

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12 May 1940


  • Manning O'Neal Arant


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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 2

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 2

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 16

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

German: variant of Arndt .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Carol Arant in household of Jacob C Arant, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Carol Arant in household of Jacob B Arant, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Jacob C Arant in entry for Mrs Jacob C Arant, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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