James Milton Tate Sr

Male16 July 1925–31 December 2000

Brief Life History of James Milton

When James Milton Tate Sr was born on 16 July 1925, in Abilene, Taylor, Texas, United States, his father, William Harrison Tate, was 34 and his mother, Mable Aline Norton, was 30. He married Frances Ione Shepherd on 12 April 1943, in Shackelford, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Justice Precinct 1, Taylor, Texas, United States in 1940. He died on 31 December 2000, in Taylor, Texas, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Abilene, Taylor, Texas, United States.

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James Milton Tate Sr
Frances Ione Shepherd
Marriage: 12 April 1943
William Douglas Tate

Sources (11)

  • James M Tate, "United States 1950 Census"
  • James Milton Tate nel documento di William Douglass Tate, “Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997”
  • James Milton Tate, “Texas, County Marriage Records, 1837-1965”

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  • Marriage
    12 April 1943Shackelford, Texas, United States
  • Children (1)

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    Siblings (10)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 2

    Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

    1929 · The Great Depression Arrives

    Age 4

    Like most of the country, the economy of Texas suffered greatly after the Stock Market Crash of 1929. Thousands of city workers were suddenly unemployed and relied on a variety of government relief programs; unemployed Mexican citizens were required to take one-way bus tickets to Mexico.

    1945 · Peace in a Post War World

    Age 20

    The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.

    Name Meaning

    English (northern):

    from an unrecorded Middle English personal name Tate (Old English Tāta, from tāt ‘happy’).

    usually a variant of Tait .

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

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