Nora Carroll

–1978
Garland, Bowie, Texas, United States

The Life of Nora

Nora Carroll had at least 1 son with Otha Proctor. She died in 1978, in Garland, Bowie, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Otha Proctor
–1979
Nora Carroll
–1978
Michael Wayne Proctor
1949–1971

Spouse and Children

children

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World Events (3)

1861 · Texas Secedes from the United States

On February 1, 1861, Texas seceded from the United States. On March 2, 1861, they had joined with the Confederate States of America.
1863

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cearbhaill or Ó Cearbhaill ‘son (or descendant) of Cearbhall’, a personal name of uncertain origin, perhaps from cearbh ‘hacking’ and hence a byname for a butcher or nickname for a fierce warrior.

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

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Sources (1)

  • Michael Proctor, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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