Beverly A. Black

1934–25 December 2009 (Age 76)
Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Beverly A.

When Beverly A. Black was born in 1934, in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, her father, Hugh Francis Black Jr., was 19 and her mother, Catherine Sydenham, was 21. She lived in Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom in 2009. She died on 25 December 2009, in Manchester, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 75.

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Richard F. Clooney
Beverly A. Black
1934–2009

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World Events (8)

1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 1

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.
1939 · Britain Enters World War II

Age 5

Britain entered the Second World War as war was declared on Germany on September 3, 1939. World War II came to an end after the Americans dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, which killed 140,000 people. Less than a week later, the Japanese surrendered and the war officially ended on August 15, 1945.
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 21

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and English: from Middle English blak(e) ‘black’ (Old English blæc, blaca), a nickname given from the earliest times to a swarthy or darkhaired man.2 Scottish and English: from Old English blāc ‘pale’, ‘fair’, i.e. precisely the opposite meaning to 1, and a variant of Blake 2. Blake and Black are found more or less interchangeably in several surnames and place names.3 English: variant of Blanc as a Norman name. The pronunciation of the nasalized vowel gave considerable difficulty to English speakers, and its quality was often ignored.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Beverly Black in household of Hugh Black, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Beverly A Black Cooney, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Beverly A Black Cooney, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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