Detla Morison

19 February 1921–8 October 2007 (Age 86)
Menifee, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Detla

When Detla Morison was born on 19 February 1921, in Menifee, Kentucky, United States, her father, Ephraim P Morrison, was 45 and her mother, Amanda Jackson Hatton, was 41. She lived in Magisterial District 4, Menifee, Kentucky, United States in 1940. She died on 8 October 2007, in Springboro, Warren, Ohio, United States, at the age of 86.

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Family Time Line

Ephraim P Morrison
Amanda Jackson Hatton
Matti Frances Morrison
Stella Morrison
Sophia M Morrison
Rolla "Rollie" MORRISON
Lucy Morrison
Anna Ethel Morrison
Pearlie E. Morrison
Boyd Alphas Morrison
Delbert Lee Morrison
Detla Morison
Stella Morrison

Parents and Siblings




    Sophia M Morrison


    Rolla "Rollie" MORRISON


    Lucy Morrison



+6 More Children

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.
1926 · Mammoth Cave is Discovered

Age 5

In 1926, in central Kentucky, Mammoth Cave was discovered. It dates back to Mississippian times and consists of over four hundred miles of passageway. On July 1, 1941, the cave was made a National Park.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 23

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: patronymic from Morris .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Della Morrison in household of Ephraim Morrison, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Detla Morison in household of Ephriam Morison, "United States Census, 1930"

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