William Heath

1 March 1905–3 March 1933 (Age 28)
Carthage, Moore, North Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of William

When William Heath was born on 1 March 1905, in Carthage, Moore, North Carolina, United States, his father, Thomas Heath, was 34 and his mother, Nelia Eliza Frye, was 25. He died on 3 March 1933, in his hometown, at the age of 28.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Heath
1870–1911
Nelia Eliza Frye
1879–1918
Florence Heath
1902–1930
Nancy Jane Heath
1903–1962
William Heath
1905–1933
George Herbert Heath
1908–1986
Evander Person
1910–1982

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels
Age 1
The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1906 · Licencing Butchers
Age 1
A law that makes it a crime to misbrand meat being sold as food, and ensures that the meat is slaughtered and processed under sanitary conditions.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment
Age 8
The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived on a heath (Middle English hethe, Old English hǣð) or a habitational name from any of the numerous places, for example in Bedfordshire, Derbyshire, Herefordshire, Shropshire, and West Yorkshire, named with this word. The same word also denoted heather, the characteristic plant of heathland areas. This surname has also been established in Dublin since the late 16th century.

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

Possible Related Names

Haith
Hatton
Health
Heather
Heathman
Heid
Hoad

Sources (1)

  • William H L Heath in household of Nelia L Heath, "United States Census, 1910"

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