Willard Edward Honeycutt

1905–1977 (Age 72)
Bibb, Alabama, United States

The Life of Willard Edward

When Willard Edward Honeycutt was born on 23 March 1905, in Bibb, Alabama, United States, his father, Zacharias "Zack" Honeycutt, was 23 and his mother, Callie Allen, was 21. He married Alma Massey on 18 August 1928, in Bessemer, Jefferson, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 11 June 1977, in Bessemer, Jefferson, Alabama, United States, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

Willard Edward Honeycutt
1905–1977
Alma Massey
1908–1994
Marriage: 18 August 1928
Flora Lanell Honeycutt
1881–1933
Dewey Eugene Honeycutt
1929–2000
Flora Lanelle Honeycutt
1932–1933
Jimmy Honeycutt
1940–2013

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
18 August 1928
Bessemer, Jefferson, Alabama, United States
children

(4)

  • Flora Lanell Honeycutt

    Female1881–1933Female

  • Male1929–2000Male

  • Flora Lanelle Honeycutt

    Female1932–1933Female

  • Jimmy Honeycutt

    Male1940–2013Male

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1912 · Alabama Equal Suffrage Association Formed

Age 7

The Alabama Equal Suffrage Association was founded in Birmingham to fight for the voting rights of white women.
1927

Age 22

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

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of two places in Devon named Hunnacott, from either the Old English personal name Hunā or Old English hunig ‘honey’ + cot ‘cottage’. There is also a place named Huncoat in Lancashire, which has the same origin, but the distribution of the surname in England suggests that it probably did not contribute to the surname.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Edward Honeycut in household of Zack Honeycut, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Edward Honeycutt, "United States Census, 1930"
  • W. E. Honeycutt in entry for Flora Lanell Honeycutt, "Alabama Deaths, 1908-1974"

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