Buelah Mae Person

20 January 1895–25 March 1977 (Age 82)
Carthage, Moore, North Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Buelah Mae

When Buelah Mae Person was born on 20 January 1895, in Carthage, Moore, North Carolina, United States, her father, Charlie Henry Person, was 17 and her mother, Florence Goins, was 18. She married Quincy Adams Person on 8 September 1917. She died on 25 March 1977, in Siler City, Chatham, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Mount Zion Church, Moore, North Carolina, United States.

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David Vestal
Buelah Mae Person
Marriage: 9 October 1918

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    9 October 1918Vass, Moore, North Carolina, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 1
    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
    1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage
    Age 2
    In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
    Age 22
    U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

    Name Meaning

    1 Americanized spelling of Swedish Persson .2 German: patronymic from Peer, Low German variant of Peter .3 French (mainly northeastern): reduced form of Per(r)esson, from a pet form (with double diminutive suffix -eçon, -esson) of the personal name Pierre, French form of Peter .

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

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    Sources (15)

    • Bulah Vestal in household of Dave Vestal, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Beulah Person in household of Charlie Person, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Bulah Persons in household of Charles Persons, "United States Census, 1900"

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