Violet Bateman

29 May 1909–November 1985 (Age 76)
New Jersey, United States

The Life of Violet

When Violet Bateman was born on 29 May 1909, in New Jersey, United States, her father, Harry Bateman, was 38 and her mother, Jennie Patterson, was 38. She lived in Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, United States in 1910 and Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States for about 20 years. She died in November 1985, in Erie, New York, United States, at the age of 76.

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World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 1

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Age 2

The Standard Oil Company had reached a point of almost complete monopoly, managing over 90% of oil flows in the United States. The Standard Oil Company of New Jersey was a large, integrated association that produced, transported, refined, and marketed the product. In 1911, the Supreme Court declared that the Standard Oil Company of New Jersey was in violation of the Sherman Antitrust Act. As a result, it was split into 34 smaller companies.

Age 20

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: occupational name meaning ‘servant of Bate’ ( see Bate ).

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

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  • Violet Bateman in household of Jennie Bateman, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Violet Bateman in household of Harry Bateman, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Violet Bateman in household of Harry Bateman, "United States Census, 1930"

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