James Byrd Morse

15 April 1934–21 April 1996 (Age 62)
Leland, Brunswick, North Carolina, United States

The Life of James Byrd

James Byrd Morse was born on 15 April 1934, in Leland, Brunswick, North Carolina, United States. He died on 21 April 1996, in Cheyenne, Laramie, Wyoming, United States, at the age of 62.

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World Events (3)

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.
1935 · The Social Security Act

Age 1

This Act was created a basic right to a pension in old age, and insurance against unemployment.
1959 · Research Triangle Park Opens

Age 25

High-tech growth happened when in 1959 the research triangle park was opened. The park goes between Raleigh, Burham, and Chapel Hill.

Name Meaning

1 Welsh and English: variant of Morris .2 Americanized form of any of various like-sounding Jewish surnames, especially Moses . Compare Morris .

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

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