Otis Earl Colvin Jr.

6 August 1931–10 June 1996 (Age 64)
Rockingham, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Otis Earl

When Otis Earl Colvin Jr. was born on 6 August 1931, in Rockingham, North Carolina, United States, his father, Otis Earl Colvin, was 29 and his mother, Mamie Wren Brown, was 21. He married Bobbye Louise Covington on 3 June 1956, in Richmond, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 10 June 1996, in Sanford, Lee, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Sanford, Lee, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Otis Earl Colvin Jr.
Bobbye Louise Covington
Marriage: 3 June 1956
Otis Earl, "Sonny" Colvin III

Spouse and Children

3 June 1956
Richmond, North Carolina, United States


    Otis Earl, "Sonny" Colvin III


Parents and Siblings



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1949 · NATO is Established

Age 18

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is an alliance between 29 North American and European countries. The agreement of the alliance is to help defend each other if attacked by an external country. The last country to enter was Montenegro in 2017.

Name Meaning

Scottish and English: variant of Colville , probably reflecting a local pronunciation.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Otis Colvin, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • Otis Earl Calvin Jr., "North Carolina Birth Index, 1800-2000"
  • Otis Earl Calvin Jr., "North Carolina Birth Index, 1800-2000"

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