Sallie Bennie Norwood

Female1 January 1888–16 May 1984

Brief Life History of Sallie Bennie

When Sallie Bennie Norwood was born on 1 January 1888, in Smith, Union, Arkansas, United States, her father, Benjamin Norwood, was 38 and her mother, Arminia Givens, was 30. She had at least 2 sons and 1 daughter with James John Arrington. She lived in Dallas, Texas, United States in 1920. She died on 16 May 1984, in Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States, at the age of 96, and was buried in Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

James John Arrington
1876–1948
Sallie Bennie Norwood
1888–1984
Bernice Errington
1906–
Charles Kitchen Arrington
1908–1982
Benjamin Franklin Arrington
1915–1979

Sources (12)

  • Sallie N Arrington in household of Jim J Arrington, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Sallie B. Norwood, "Arkansas Births and Christenings, 1812-1965"
  • Sallie Bennie Arrington, "Texas Death Index, 1964-1998"

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Children (3)

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Siblings (5)

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 6

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 25

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from one or more of the many places called Northwood or Norwood, such as Northwood in Essex, Middlesex, Isle of Wight, Norwood in Middlesex and Surrey, or Northwood Farm in Okehampton and Northwood Farm in Morchard Bishop, both in Devon. The placenames mean ‘north or northern wood’, from Old English north ‘north, northern’ + wudu ‘wood’ or Middle English north + wode. Compare Norrod .

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

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