Elvert Eugene Arrowood

4 May 1921–17 September 1985 (Age 64)
Gaston, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Elvert Eugene

When Elvert Eugene Arrowood was born on 4 May 1921, in Gaston, North Carolina, United States, his father, Roy Bakerfield Arrowood, was 30 and his mother, Cora Lee Whitley, was 22. He had at least 1 daughter with Verla Funderburk. He lived in Gastonia, Gaston, North Carolina, United States in 1930. He died on 17 September 1985, in Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina, United States.

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Elvert Eugene Arrowood
Verla Funderburk
Patricia Arrowood

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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 2

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 2

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.

Age 20

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 Probably a variant of English Harwood .2 There is also a Cherokee connection, but it is not known whether this name is derived from a Cherokee original.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elvert E Arrwood in household of Roy Arrwood, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Elvert Arrowood in household of Roy Arrowood, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Elvert E Arrowood in entry for Patricia Ann Arrowood, "North Carolina, Department of Archives and History, Index to Vital Records, 1800-2000"

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