Everett Franklin Whatley Jr.

30 September 1918–4 March 2010 (Age 91)
Freestone, Texas, United States

The Life of Everett Franklin

When Everett Franklin Whatley Jr. was born on 30 September 1918, in Freestone, Texas, United States, his father, Everett Franklin Whatley, was 25 and his mother, Edna Della Coleman, was 18. He had at least 1 son with Carolyn Sue Robinson. He lived in Justice Precinct 5, Stephens, Texas, United States in 1930 and Justice Precinct 5, Freestone, Texas, United States in 1940. He died on 4 March 2010, in Fairfield, Freestone, Texas, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Kirvin, Freestone, Texas, United States.

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Everett Franklin Whatley Jr.
Carolyn Sue Robinson
James Everett Whatley

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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 The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1929 · The Great Depression Arrives

Age 11

Like most of the country, the economy of Texas suffered greatly after the Stock Market Crash of 1929. Thousands of city workers were suddenly unemployed and relied on a variety of government relief programs; unemployed Mexican citizens were required to take one-way bus tickets to Mexico.
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 24

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places named with Old English hwǣte ‘wheat’ + lēah ‘(woodland) clearing’, as for example Whatley in Somerset, Whately in Warwickshire, or any of the places mentioned at Wheatley .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Everett Whatley Jr. in household of Everett Whatley, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Everett Whatley, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Everett F Whatley Jr. in household of John H Coleman, "United States Census, 1930"

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