Vincent Henry Abbott

1910–1979 (Age 69)
Craig, Oklahoma, United States

The Life of Vincent Henry

When Vincent Henry Abbott was born on 10 September 1910, in Craig, Oklahoma, United States, his father, Vernon Henry Abbott, was 30 and his mother, Terese Marie Jones, was 27. He married Norma Ione Giacolino on 5 February 1932, in Kittitas, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Wenatchee, Chelan, Washington, United States in 1930 and Leavenworth Election Precinct 3, Chelan, Washington, United States in 1940. He died on 28 November 1979, in Ephrata, Grant, Washington, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Renton, King, Washington, United States.

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Vincent Henry Abbott
Norma Ione Giacolino
Marriage: 5 February 1932
Sheila Doreen Abbott
Vincent Abbot

Spouse & Children

5 February 1932
Kittitas, Washington, United States


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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1917 · The Green Corn Rebellion

Age 7

A farmer’s revolt known as the Green Corn Rebellion resulted due to frustration toward landowners and local authorities. A small group of wealthy landowners obtained property by fraudulent means which forced many Oklahoma farmers into a tenancy in 1917. Many farmers joined the Working Class Union who became hostile toward county officials. Hundreds of men gathered on the farm of John Spears in Sasakwa where they planned to march to Washington to repeal the draft act and end the war. Their plan included eating green corn and beef along the way, which gave the rebellion its name. An informer alerted authorities and their effort was halted as several groups collided with the rebels, firing shots into the air. The men scattered, three were killed, over 400 were arrested, and 150 were convicted and received federal prison sentences.

Age 19

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

English and Scottish: from Middle English abbott ‘abbot’ (Old English abbod) or Old French abet ‘priest’. Both the Old English and the Old French term are derived from Late Latin abbas ‘priest’ (genitive abbatis), from Greek abbas, from Aramaic aba ‘father’. This was an occupational name for someone employed in the household of or on the lands of an abbot, and perhaps also a nickname for a sanctimonious person thought to resemble an abbot. In the U.S. this name is also sometimes a translation of a cognate or equivalent European name, e.g. Italian Abate , Spanish Abad , or German Abt .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Vincent Abbot, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Vincent Abbott in household of Vernon H Abbott, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Vincent Abbott in household of Vernon A Abbott, "United States Census, 1920"

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