Janet Irene Morrow

6 March 1920–27 September 2003 (Age 83)
Franklin, Alabama, United States

The Life of Janet Irene

When Janet Irene Morrow was born on 6 March 1920, in Franklin, Alabama, United States, her father, Wilson Morrow, was 24 and her mother, Willie Mae Blackburn, was 18. She lived in Halltown, Franklin, Alabama, United States in 1930 and Election Precinct 14 Halltown, Franklin, Alabama, United States in 1940. She died on 27 September 2003, in Colbert, Alabama, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Red Bay, Franklin, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

Wilson Morrow
Willie Mae Blackburn
Janet Irene Morrow
William Howard Marrow
Emma Jean Morrow
Harold Loyd Morrow
Infant Daughter Morrow

Parents and Siblings




    William Howard Marrow


    Emma Jean Morrow


    Harold Loyd Morrow


    Infant Daughter Morrow


World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 3

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1941 · The Tuskegee Airmen

Age 21

The first African-American military aviators in the U.S. Army Air Corps were known as the Tuskegee Airmen, after the Tuskegee Army Air Field where they trained. The group flew over 15,000 individual sorties during World War II which earned them over 150 Distinguished Flying Crosses.  
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 22

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

Name Meaning

Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Murchadha ( see McMorrow ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ivone Morrow in household of William Morrow, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Irene Marrow in household of Wilson Marrow, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Janet Irene Morrow, "Find A Grave Index"

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