Lois Elizabeth Rector

6 June 1918–3 January 1951 (Age 32)
Reems Creek Township, Buncombe, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Lois Elizabeth

When Lois Elizabeth Rector was born on 6 June 1918, in Reems Creek Township, Buncombe, North Carolina, United States, her father, John Simon Rector, was 47 and her mother, Texas Virginia Hyatt, was 30. She died on 3 January 1951, in Reems Creek Township, Buncombe, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 32.

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John Simon Rector
Texas Virginia Hyatt
Hazel Lee Rector
Annie Georgia Rector
Franklin Fred "Bill" Rector
Mary Lou Rector
Johnnie Virginia Rector
Louise Elizabeth Rector
Alice Kate Rector
Lois Elizabeth Rector
James Edward Rector
Robert Claude Rector

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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1920 · Women Get the Vote

Age 2

In 1920, the 19th amendment was ratified making it so that women could vote. This achievement finally gave North Carolina the freedom to vote they had been fighting for since 1897.

Age 11

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 German and Dutch: status name for the director of an institution, in particular the head of a religious house or a college.2 Americanized form of German Richter .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lois Rector in household of John Rector, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lois Elizabeth Rector, "North Carolina Deaths, 1906-1930"
  • Unknown, "North Carolina, Center for Health Statistics, Vital Records Unit, County Birth Records, 1913-1922"

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