Beulah Elizabeth Petrie

1907–1989 (Age 82)
Nebraska, United States

The Life of Beulah Elizabeth

Beulah Elizabeth Petrie was born on 5 January 1907, in Nebraska, United States. She lived in Herrick, Gregory, South Dakota, United States in 1910 and Union Township, Gregory, South Dakota, United States in 1920. She died on 6 September 1989, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Cypress, Orange, California, United States.

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World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

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.
1910 · Angel Island Serves Immigrants

Age 3

Angel Island served as a western entry point for hundreds of thousands of U.S. immigrants, mainly from China, from 1910 to 1940.
1929

Age 22

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

Scottish: from a pet form of the personal names Peter or Patrick .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Beula W Wilson in household of Albert U Wilson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Beulah J Wilson in household of Albert U Wilson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Beulah E Wilson Petrie, "Find A Grave Index"

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