Oliver McKinley Scarboro

30 May 1891–28 February 1953 (Age 61)
Mount Gilead, Montgomery, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Oliver McKinley

When Oliver McKinley Scarboro was born on 30 May 1891, in Mount Gilead, Montgomery, North Carolina, United States, his father, Henry Thomas Scarborough, was 42 and his mother, Julia Ann Legrand Scarbrough, was 40. He had at least 2 daughters with Alice M Freeman Scarboro. He lived in Mount Gilead Township, Montgomery, North Carolina, United States in 1940 and Winston-Salem, Forsyth, North Carolina, United States in 1992. He died on 28 February 1953, in Mount Gilead, Montgomery, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Mount Gilead, Montgomery, North Carolina, United States.

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Oliver McKinley Scarboro
Alice M Freeman Scarboro
Iris Gray Scarborough
Leah Olive Scarborough

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    Iris Gray Scarborough


    Leah Olive Scarborough


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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 6

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 17

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

Variant of Scarborough .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Olsen Mckinley Scarboro in household of Scarboro, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Oliver M Scarborough in household of Henry T Scarborough, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Oliver M Scarboro, "United States Census, 1930"

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