J B Dilworth

23 November 1914–11 November 1981 (Age 67)
Westminster, Oconee, South Carolina, United States

The Life of J B

When J B Dilworth was born on 23 November 1914, in Westminster, Oconee, South Carolina, United States, his father, Joseph V. Dilworth, was 27 and his mother, Bertha Hunsinger, was 24. He lived in Wagener Township, Oconee, South Carolina, United States in 1940 and Walhalla, Oconee, South Carolina, United States in 1981. He died on 11 November 1981, in Sanford, Lee, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Walhalla, Oconee, South Carolina, United States.

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Joseph V. Dilworth
Bertha Hunsinger
J B Dilworth
Ruby Mary Dilworth
Robert Dilworth
Zeddie Watkins Dilworth
Cecil Dilworth
Nonnie Dilworth
Meta Dilworth
Helena Dilworth
Lalla Dilworth
Ronnie Dilworth
John Dilworth

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    Robert Dilworth


    Zeddie Watkins Dilworth


    Cecil Dilworth


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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.
1916 · Anthony Crawford Lynched

Age 2

South Carolina native, father to 13 children, and a local farmer, Anthony Crawford, is lynched on October 21, 1916, in Abbeyville, South Carolina. The lynching is followed after Crawford has an arguement with a white storekeeper.

Age 18

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from Dilworth, a place in Lancashire named from Old English dile ‘dill’ (a medicinal and culinary herb) + worÐ ‘enclosure’.2 Irish: English surname adopted by bearers of the Gaelic name Ó Dubhluachra ‘descendant of Dubhluachra’, a compound of dubh ‘black’ + luachair ‘rushes’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Joseph B Dilworth in household of Mary Dilworth, "United States Census, 1920"
  • J B Dilworth in household of Joe Dilworth, "United States Census, 1930"
  • J B Dilworth in household of Joseph Dilworth, "United States Census, 1940"

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