Clyde B Norton

Male27 January 1920–7 March 1981

Brief Life History of Clyde B

When Clyde B Norton was born on 27 January 1920, in South Carolina, United States, his father, Charley "Bud" Norton, was 21 and his mother, Ressie M. Nichols, was 22. He lived in Shaws Township, Aiken, South Carolina, United States in 1930 and Wagener Township, Oconee, South Carolina, United States in 1940. He died on 7 March 1981, in Cobb, Georgia, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Cemetery, Anderson, South Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charley "Bud" Norton
Ressie M. Nichols
Clyde B Norton
Sanford Norton
Lester Alexander Norton
Sampson Norton
Roy Lee Norton
Ray Norton
Melvin Archelus Norton
Oscar Norton
Doyle Norton
Doris Norton
Derrell Norton
Betty Jean Norton
Edna Norton

Sources (3)

  • Clyde Norton in household of Chas B Norton, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Clyde Norton in household of Chas B Norton, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Clyde Norton in household of Charles Norton, "United States Census, 1930"

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World Events (8)

1922 · Women Granted the Right to Vote

Age 2

The 19th Amendment, which allowed women the right to vote, was passed and became federal law on August 26, 1920. Georgia law prevented women from voting until 1922. The amendment wasn’t officially ratified until 1970.

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 3

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 17

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 Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.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

English: habitational name from any of the many places so called, from Old English north ‘north’ + tūn ‘enclosure, settlement’. In some cases it is a variant of Norrington .

Irish: altered form of Naughton , assimilated to the English name (see 1 above).

Jewish (American): adoption of the English surname (see 1 above) in place of some similar (like-sounding) original Ashkenazic surname.

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

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