Ned Norwood Bachus

28 September 1914–28 September 1971 (Age 57)
Temple, Bell, Texas, United States

The Life Summary of Ned Norwood

When Ned Norwood Bachus was born on 28 September 1914, in Temple, Bell, Texas, United States, his father, John Frank Bachus, was 32 and his mother, Minnie Evaline Cox, was 27. He married Esther Louise Buehring on 20 November 1937, in Washington Land District, Texas, United States. He lived in Somerville, Burleson, Texas, United States for about 5 years and Justice Precinct 3, Grimes, Texas, United States in 1940. He died on 28 September 1971, in Houston, Harris, Texas, United States, at the age of 57.

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Ned Norwood Bachus
Esther Louise Buehring
Marriage: 20 November 1937

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  • Marriage
    20 November 1937Washington Land District, Texas, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
    Age 2
    Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
    1923 · Oil is Discovered on the Navajo Reservation
    Age 9
    Oil was discovered on the Navajo Reservation in the 1920's. The Navajos did not want to lease any of the land towards the exploration for oil and gas. They were soon made a deal that they would be hired for all unskilled work if they would lease the land and, reluctantly, they gave in. Albert Fall, a Senator from New Mexico and was extremely hostile towards Indian rights.
    1930 · Carlsbad Caverns Established
    Age 16
    Carlsbad Caverns in Carlsbad, New Mexico, became a National Park on May 14, 1930. Tourists can explore the caverns through guided and self-guided tours. In the 1960's, an amphitheater opened and started where tourists can sit and watch as the bats exit the cave for the night. The only part of the caverns that is off limits to tourists is where the bats come out.

    Name Meaning

    English (Worcestershire): variant of Backus .German: variant of Backhaus .

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

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    Sources (12)

    • N N Bachus in household of Charles Wilson, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Ned Norwood Bachus, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"
    • Ned Norwood Bachus, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"

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