Basil Hanson Hooper

9 October 1931–19 March 2013 (Age 81)
Avon, Dare, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Basil Hanson

When Basil Hanson Hooper was born on 9 October 1931, in Avon, Dare, North Carolina, United States, his father, Ulysses Washington Hooper, was 41 and his mother, Arkansas Hooper Scarborough, was 38. He lived in Kennekeet Township, Dare, North Carolina, United States in 1940. He died on 19 March 2013, in Avon, Dare, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Ulysses Washington Hooper
Arkansas Hooper Scarborough
Evelyn Margaret Hooper
Erskine Blaine Hooper
Edna Mae Hooper
Carson Madria Hooper
Ulysses Lindbergh Hooper
Belton Farrow Hooper
Basil Hanson Hooper
Roxie Ann Hooper

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World Events (8)


Age 1

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

Age 1

Los Angeles, California, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 24

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for someone who fitted wooden or metal hoops on wooden casks and barrels, from an agent derivative of Middle English hoop ‘hoop’, ‘band’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Basil E Hooper in household of Ulyssis W Hooper, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Basil H Hooper, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Basil Hanson Hooper, "Find A Grave Index"

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