Caroline Virginia Overby

Female15 October 1854–2 December 1944

Brief Life History of Caroline Virginia

When Caroline Virginia Overby was born on 15 October 1854, in Mississippi, United States, her father, George Washington Overbey, was 35 and her mother, Susan or Susannah Warren, was 30. She had at least 6 sons and 6 daughters with Henry Newton Everett. She lived in Beat 1, Simpson, Mississippi, United States for about 20 years and Beat 2, Simpson, Mississippi, United States in 1940. She died on 2 December 1944, in Magee, Simpson, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Magee, Simpson, Mississippi, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Newton Everett
Caroline Virginia Overby
Susan J Everett
Plummer Franklin Everett
George Thomas Everett
Henry Jackson Everett
Beulah Dora Everett
Mittie Angeline Everett
Robert Lowrey Everett
Lenora Everett
Leila Rosa Everett
Emma F. Everett
Albert Newton Everett
William Martin Everett Sr.

Sources (10)

  • C V Everett, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Caroline Virginia Overby Everett, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Mrs Caroline Everett in entry for Mr George A Warren, "Mississippi, County Marriages, 1858-1979"

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Children (12)

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Siblings (6)

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World Events (8)


Age 7

Mississippi became the second state to leave the Union at the start of the Civil War in 1861.


Age 9

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 27

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

Norwegian (Øverby): habitational name from any of some twenty farmsteads, chiefly in southeastern Norway, named Øverby, from Old Norse Øfribýr, a compound of øfri ‘upper’ + býr ‘farmstead’.

Danish: habitational name from any of several places so named, same meaning as 1 above.

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

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