Woodrow Owen Tackett

17 May 1914–21 June 1981 (Age 67)
Monroe, Mississippi, United States

The Life of Woodrow Owen

When Woodrow Owen Tackett was born on 17 May 1914, in Monroe, Mississippi, United States, his father, Enos Tackett, was 25 and his mother, Melinda Evelena Webb, was 26. He lived in Beat 5, Lee, Mississippi, United States in 1930 and Beat 5, Monroe, Mississippi, United States in 1940. He died on 21 June 1981, in Amory, Monroe, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Liberty Cemetery, Itawamba, Mississippi, United States.

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 2

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.
1916 · Mississippi State Sanatorium for TB is Established

Age 2

The Mississippi State Sanatorium is a hospital used for tuberculosis patients. This lasted from 1918 to the 1950s. The Sanatorium has now been turned into a museum.

Age 18

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

Name Meaning

Scottish: probably a habitational name from a place called Tecket in North Tyndale.

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

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  • Woodrow Tacket in household of Enos Tacket, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Word Roe Tacket in household of Enos T Tacket, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Woodrow Tacket in household of Enos Tacket, "United States Census, 1940"

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