Aura Chadwell

23 September 1902–30 May 2000 (Age 97)
Clay, Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of Aura

When Aura Chadwell was born on 23 September 1902, in Clay, Kentucky, United States, her father, Floyd M. Chadwell, was 25 and her mother, Jane L. Ledford, was 20. She married William T. Bowling on 21 June 1921, in Clay, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Magisterial District 7, Lawrence, Kentucky, United States in 1930 and Magisterial District 4, Clay, Kentucky, United States in 1940. She died on 30 May 2000, in Clay, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 97, and was buried in Marcum, Clay, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

William T. Bowling
Aura Chadwell
Marriage: 21 June 1921
Janie A Bowling
Gene B Bowling
Amy Joyce Bowling

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 June 1921Clay, Kentucky, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor
    Age 1
    A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
    1904 · The Black Patch War
    Age 2
    From 1904-1909, the Black Patch War took place. This was a war between about 30 counties in southwestern Kentucky and northwestern Tennessee. The war was mostly over the Dark Fired Tobacco that was produced in the area during this time.
    Age 27
    13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Caldwell .

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

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    Sources (17)

    • Aura Bowling in household of William T Bowling, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Aura Chadwell in entry for Herbert Clark and Amy Bowling, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
    • Aura Chadwell in household of Floyd Chadwell, "United States Census, 1910"

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