Eva Mae Brock

1889–1969 (Age 80)
Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of Eva Mae

When Eva Mae Brock was born in 1889, in Kentucky, United States, her father, Robert Brock, was 44 and her mother, Emily Noel Dorman, was 44. She married Leslie Thomas Wright on 26 November 1913, in Owen, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Jeffersontown, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States in 1930 and Magisterial District 2, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States in 1940. She died in 1969, at the age of 80, and was buried in Jeffersontown, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Leslie Thomas Wright
1878–1944
Eva Mae Brock
1889–1969
Marriage: 26 November 1913
Helen Shelton Wright
1918–2012
Mabelle Clare Wright
1921–2002

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 November 1913Owen, Kentucky, United States
  • Children

    (2)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (3)

    World Events (8)

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 1
    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
    1892 · The Radio is invented
    Age 3
    Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
    1910 · The BSA is Made
    Age 21
    Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

    Name Meaning

    1 English, Scottish, and North German: variant of Brook .2 English, Scottish, and Scandinavian: nickname for a person supposedly resembling a badger, Middle English broc(k) (Old English brocc) and Danish brok (a word of Celtic origin; compare Welsh broch, Cornish brogh, Irish broc). In the Middle Ages badgers were regarded as unpleasant creatures.3 English: nickname from Old French broque, brock ‘young stag’.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Brook
    Brill
    Badger
    Brockel
    Brockie
    Brockman
    Broxson
    Broxterman
    Dubroc
    Prock

    Sources (13)

    • Ella Mae Wright in household of Leslie T Wright, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Eva M Wright in household of Leslie T Wright, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Eva Mae Wright in household of Leslie T Wright, "United States Census, 1940"

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