Howard Thomas Staton

4 December 1914–3 October 1985 (Age 70)
Caldwell, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Howard Thomas

When Howard Thomas Staton was born on 4 December 1914, in Caldwell, North Carolina, United States, his father, Thomas Washington Staton, was 38 and his mother, Lola Eveline Link, was 22. He married Beulah Cannady on 7 September 1940. He lived in Burnsville Township, Anson, North Carolina, United States in 1930 and Cypress Creek Township, Bladen, North Carolina, United States in 1940. He died on 3 October 1985, in Raleigh, Wake, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Leesville, Wake, North Carolina, United States.

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Howard Thomas Staton
Beulah Cannady
Marriage: 7 September 1940

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7 September 1940

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 2

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1918 · Fort Bragg Established

Age 4

Named after Confederate General Braxton Bragg, Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, North Carolina was established on September 4, 1918. It was used as one of three training camps used during WWI.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 21

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

English (South Yorkshire and East Midlands): apparently a habitational name, possibly a variant of Statham .

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Sources (3)

  • Howard Staton in household of T W Staton, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Howard T Staton in household of Thomas W Staton, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Howard Staton in household of Thomas Staton, "United States Census, 1940"

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