Helen Virginia Carlton

16 July 1912–20 August 1995 (Age 83)
Craig, Holt, Missouri, United States

The Life of Helen Virginia

When Helen Virginia Carlton was born on 16 July 1912, in Craig, Holt, Missouri, United States, her father, James Thomas Carlton, was 32 and her mother, Ethel Virginia Waters, was 25. She lived in Union Township, Holt, Missouri, United States for about 20 years. She died on 20 August 1995, in Kansas City, Clay, Missouri, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Orrick, Ray, Missouri, United States.

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World Events (8)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1931 · The Bagnell Dam and Lake of the Ozarks

Age 19

The Bagnell Dam on the Osage River was completed in 1931. The dam was built to generate hydroelectric power to the Osage Power Plant. The building of the dam created Lake of the Ozarks, one of the largest man-made lakes in the world, and over 1,000 miles of shoreline.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 23

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

1 English: habitational name from any of various places called Carleton or Carlton, from Old Norse karl ‘common man’, ‘peasant’ + Old English tūn ‘settlement’ ( compare Charlton 1). Places spelled Carl(e)ton (as opposed to Charlton) are in areas of Scandinavian settlement, mostly in northern England.2 Irish: Americanized and altered form of Carlin 1.

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

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  • Helen Carlton in household of Thomas Carlton, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Hellen Carlton in household of J Thomas Carlton, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Helen V Carlton in household of James T Carlton, "United States Census, 1920"

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