Denver Forrest Baxter

23 September 1918–15 June 1999 (Age 80)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Denver Forrest

When Denver Forrest Baxter was born on 23 September 1918, in Tennessee, United States, his father, William Walter Carroll Baxter, was 33 and his mother, Nora Esther Valentine, was 32. He married Ann Blount on 2 November 1942, in Duval, Florida, United States. He lived in Civil District 4, Lawrence, Tennessee, United States in 1920 and Lawrence, Tennessee, United States in 1930. He died on 15 June 1999, in Cosby, Cocke, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 80.

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Denver Forrest Baxter
Ann Blount
Marriage: 2 November 1942

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2 November 1942
Duval, Florida, United States

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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 The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1931 · The Parthenon is Built

Age 13

In 1931, a full scale replica of the Parthenon in Greece was erected in Nashville, Tennessee. The Parthenon was meant to be temporary, but became a permanent part of Tennessee culture. It also has a replica of the statue of Athena the Goddess of War.At the same time a city over Memphis built  giant pyramid replica to remind everyone what the city was named for. 

Age 23

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Northern English and Scottish: occupational name from Old English bæcestre ‘baker’, variant (originally a feminine form) of bæcere ( see Baker ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Denne F Baxter in household of Walter C Baxter, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Denver F Baxter in household of Walter C Baxter, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Denver Baxter in entry for Ann Blount Baxter, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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