Oliver Perry Bradshaw

Male2 December 1909–4 May 1969

Brief Life History of Oliver Perry

When Oliver Perry Bradshaw was born on 2 December 1909, in McGregor, McLennan, Texas, United States, his father, Richard Martel Bradshaw Sr, was 21 and his mother, Effie Mae Brown, was 26. He married Lula Helen Benne in 1930. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Spring Creek, Caddo, Oklahoma, United States in 1930 and Council Grove Twp, Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States in 1940. He died on 4 May 1969, in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Olive Hill Cemetery, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States.

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Oliver Perry Bradshaw
Lula Helen Benne
Marriage: 1930
Oliver Perry Bradshaw
Evelyn May Bradshaw
Dorothy Ann Bradshaw
Nancy Sue Bradshaw

Sources (13)

  • O P Bradshaw, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Bradshaw, "Texas Birth Certificates, 1903-1935"
  • Oliver Bradshaw, "Oklahoma, County Marriages, 1890-1995"

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    World Events (8)

    1910 · The BSA is Made

    Age 1

    Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

    1910 · State Capital Moves to Oklahoma City

    Age 1

    The state capital of Oklahoma moved from Guthrie to Oklahoma City on June 10, 1910. 


    Age 18

    Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from any of the three places called Bradshaw in Lancashire, Yorkshire, and Derbyshire, from Old English brād ‘broad’ + sceaga ‘thicket’.

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

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