George Cecil Arnett

1 June 1924–21 November 2010 (Age 86)
Dallas, Texas, United States

The Life of George Cecil

When George Cecil Arnett was born on 1 June 1924, in Dallas, Texas, United States, his father, George Cecil Arnett, was 17 and his mother, Mary Missouri McGarrah, was 18. He lived in Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States for about 10 years. He died on 21 November 2010, in Kaufman, Kaufman, Texas, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States.

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George Cecil Arnett
Mary Missouri McGarrah
George Cecil Arnett

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World Events (8)


Age 3

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1929 · The Great Depression Arrives

Age 5

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.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 23

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

1 English: from a Middle English personal name, probably a pet form of Arnold , although Reaney has it as a survival of the Old English personal names Earngēat (male) ‘eagle Geat’ (a tribal name) or Earngȳð (female) ‘eagle battle’.2 Variant of French Arnette .

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

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Sources (3)

  • George C Arnett in household of George H Mcgarrah, "United States Census, 1930"
  • George Cecil Arnett in household of William A Warren, "United States Census, 1940"
  • George C Arnett, "BillionGraves Index"

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