Chester Augustus Mazur

12 March 1932–10 January 1985 (Age 52)
North Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Chester Augustus

When Chester Augustus Mazur was born on 12 March 1932, in North Carolina, United States, his father, John Mazur, was 35 and his mother, Mary Rockwell Jolly, was 26. He married Dorothy Marie Absher on 18 October 1953, in Bladen, North Carolina, United States. He died on 10 January 1985, in Elizabethtown, Bladen, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 52, and was buried in Wesleys Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery, Elizabethtown, Bladen, North Carolina, United States.

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Chester Augustus Mazur
Dorothy Marie Absher
Marriage: 18 October 1953

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 October 1953Bladen, North Carolina, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1935 · The FBI is Established
    Age 3
    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.
    1935 · The Social Security Act
    Age 3
    This Act was created a basic right to a pension in old age, and insurance against unemployment.
    1947 · The Presidential Succession Act
    Age 15
    The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Polish Zbigniew, Andrzej, Beata, Jacek, Stanislaw, Wladyslaw, Wojciech, Zygmunt, Henryk, Lech, Piotr, Wieslaw.Polish, Ukrainian, Rusyn, Czech, and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic); Slovak (mainly Mazúr): habitational name for someone from the medieval province of Masovia in Poland (Polish Mazowsze), which includes modern Masuria.Polish: nickname from mazur ‘rustic’.

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

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    Sources (27)

    • Chester A Mazur in entry for Chester Augustus Mazur and Paula Annette Hatcher, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
    • Chester Agustus Mazur in entry for Chester Agustus Mazur Jr., "North Carolina Birth Index, 1800-2000"
    • Chester Augustus Mazur Sr., "North Carolina Deaths and Burials, 1898-1994"

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