Murray Chandler Hollingsworth

14 January 1943–28 April 2014 (Age 71)
Newton, Georgia, United States

The Life of Murray Chandler

When Murray Chandler Hollingsworth was born on 14 January 1943, in Newton, Georgia, United States, his father, Charles Jefferson Hollingsworth, was 30 and his mother, Doris Elizabeth Jeffares, was 29. He died on 28 April 2014, in Hampton, Henry, Georgia, United States, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

Charles Jefferson Hollingsworth
1912–1990
Doris Elizabeth Jeffares
1913–2005
Charles J. Hollingsworth Jr.
1934–2011
Murray Chandler Hollingsworth
1943–2014

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World Events (8)

1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 1

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.
1945 · Peace in a Post War World

Age 2

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.
1962 · The Cuban Missile Crisis

Age 19

The Cuban Missile Crisis was a 13-day confrontation between the United States and the Soviet Union because of Soviet ballistic missile deployment in Cuba. This confrontation was the closest that the Cold War became a nuclear war.

Name Meaning

1 English and Irish: habitational name from places in Cheshire and Lancashire called Hollingworth, from Old English hole(g)n ‘holly’ + worð ‘enclosure’. The surname was taken to Ireland in the 17th century.2 Jewish (American): presumably an Americanized form of some like-sounding Jewish name.

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

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