Iva Nora Hunter

26 March 1872–25 January 1953 (Age 80)
Mississippi, United States

The Life of Iva Nora

When Iva Nora Hunter was born on 26 March 1872, in Mississippi, United States, her father, Sylvanus Gardener Hunter, was 48 and her mother, Sarah Hannah "Sallie" McMullen, was 35. She married John David Chandler in 1900. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Beat 5, Webster, Mississippi, United States in 1880. She died on 25 January 1953, in Amarillo, Potter, Texas, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Amarillo, Potter, Texas, United States.

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John David Chandler
Iva Nora Hunter
Marriage: 1900
James Brewer Chandler
Mary Catherine Chandler

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World Events (8)

1876 · Segregation Laws Are Passed

Age 4

A new state constitution was passed in 1876, announcing the segregation of schools.
1877 · Mississippi State Board of Health is Created

Age 5

In 1877, the Mississippi State Board of Health was established to protect and advance health throughout the state. There are several different categories that fall under their watch such as disease, environment, injury, standard care, shots, keep records, and more.
1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 22

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.

Name Meaning

Scottish, English, and northern Irish: variant of Hunt , a Middle English secondary derivative formed with the addition of the agent noun suffix -er.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ivy B Hunter in household of Silvanus G Hunter, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Iva Hunter Chandler, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"
  • Iva Hunter Chandler, "Find A Grave Index"

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