Corbie Roosevelt Henderson

31 May 1915–July 1983 (Age 68)
McPhearson, Baxter, Arkansas, United States

The Life Summary of Corbie Roosevelt

When Corbie Roosevelt Henderson was born on 31 May 1915, in McPhearson, Baxter, Arkansas, United States, his father, James Henry Henderson, was 37 and his mother, Sarah Frances Franks, was 31. He married Willie Mae Hamilton on 19 January 1935, in Stone, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Union Township, Marion, Arkansas, United States in 1920 and Greenwood Township, Baxter, Arkansas, United States in 1930. He registered for military service in 1944. He died in July 1983, in Campbell, Dunklin, Missouri, United States, at the age of 68.

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Family Time Line

Corbie Roosevelt Henderson
Willie Mae Hamilton
Marriage: 19 January 1935
Stephen Alan Henderson Sr.

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 January 1935Stone, Arkansas, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
    Age 1
    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.
    1922 · The First Radio Station WOK Begins Broadcasting
    Age 7
    In 1922, Harvey C. Couch Sr. started WOK the first radio station in Arkansas. After a trip to Pittsburgh and the KDKA radio he came up with the idea for Workers of Killowatts (WOK). WOK had no commercials which was nice for the listeners.
    1935 · The FBI is Established
    Age 20
    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 and Scottish: usually from Middle English and Older Scots Hener(i)son ‘Henry's son’, occasionally from Middle English Hendeson ‘son of Hen’, a pet form of Henry , both with an intrusive -d-. Compare Hendrie . In Scotland Henderson was sometimes substituted for McKendrick .

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

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    Sources (12)

    • Carbie Henderson in household of James H Henderson, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Carbin Henderson, "Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957"
    • Corbie Rosevelt Henderson, "Arkansas First Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"

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