Ora B. Williams

27 April 1913–1 March 1989 (Age 75)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Ora B.

When Ora B. Williams was born on 27 April 1913, in Tennessee, United States, her father, Thomas Franklin Williams, was 20 and her mother, Addie Victoria Henson, was 19. She had at least 1 son and 3 daughters with Clarence Stricklin. She lived in Hardin, Tennessee, United States in 1935 and Civil District 3, Hardin, Tennessee, United States in 1940. She died on 1 March 1989, at the age of 75, and was buried in Whites Creek Cemetery, Hardin, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Clarence Stricklin
Ora B. Williams
Elveta Stricklin
Edford E Stricklin
Dorothy L Stricklin
Edith M Stricklin

Spouse and Children



    Elveta Stricklin


    Edford E Stricklin


    Dorothy L Stricklin


    Edith M Stricklin


Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Franklin Williams


    Addie Victoria Henson




World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

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.
1931 · The Parthenon is Built

Age 18

In 1931, a full scale replica of the Parthenon in Greece was erected in Nashville, Tennessee. The Parthenon was meant to be temporary, but became a permanent part of Tennessee culture. It also has a replica of the statue of Athena the Goddess of War.At the same time a city over Memphis built  giant pyramid replica to remind everyone what the city was named for. 
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 22

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.

Name Meaning

English (also very common in Wales): patronymic from William .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ora Williams in household of Thomas Williams, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ora Stricklin in household of Clarance Stricklin, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ora Stricklin in household of Clarence Stricklin, "United States Census, 1930"

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