Zetta Fletcher

27 February 1902–11 February 2000 (Age 97)
Kimper, Pike, Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of Zetta

When Zetta Fletcher was born on 27 February 1902, in Kimper, Pike, Kentucky, United States, her father, Robert Lee Fletcher, was 40 and her mother, Victoria Smith, was 24. She married Thomas Howard Justice on 23 August 1923. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Pike, Kentucky, United States in 1920 and Magisterial District 6, Lawrence, Kentucky, United States in 1930. She died on 11 February 2000, in Pikeville, Pike, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 97.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Howard Justice
1899–1961
Zetta Fletcher
1902–2000
Marriage: 23 August 1923
Philip Justice
1924–2011
Clyde Justice
Yvonne Justice

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 August 1923
  • Children

    (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor
    Age 1
    A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
    1904 · The Black Patch War
    Age 2
    From 1904-1909, the Black Patch War took place. This was a war between about 30 counties in southwestern Kentucky and northwestern Tennessee. The war was mostly over the Dark Fired Tobacco that was produced in the area during this time.
    1929
    Age 27
    13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

    Name Meaning

    English: occupational name for an arrowsmith, Middle English, Old French flech(i)er (from Old French fleche ‘arrow’).

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

    Story Highlight

    Lunches with my grandmother

    Lunch at my grandmother's was always a casual affair consisting primarily of leftovers. The table would be full of small dishes filled with meat or vegetables. There was always a plate of sliced white …

    Sources (7)

    • Zettie Fletcher in household of Victoria Fletcher, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Zetta Justice in household of Thomas H Justice, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Zetta Fletcher in household of Robert L Fletcher, "United States Census, 1910"

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