Wessie Oleta Pruett

26 July 1926–28 May 2002 (Age 75)
Smith, Texas, United States

The Life of Wessie Oleta

When Wessie Oleta Pruett was born on 26 July 1926, in Smith, Texas, United States, her father, James Miles Pruett, was 47 and her mother, Amy E Weldon, was 39. She married Alvin Lee "Buck" Pollard in 1945, in Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Justice Precinct 3, Smith, Texas, United States in 1930 and Justice Precinct 2, Smith, Texas, United States in 1940. She died on 28 May 2002, in Whitesboro, Grayson, Texas, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Whitesboro, Grayson, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alvin Lee "Buck" Pollard
1913–1992
Wessie Oleta Pruett
1926–2002
Marriage: 1945
Mister Pollard
1946–1946
Charles Lynn Pollard
1948–1999

Spouse and Children

    Alvin Lee "Buck" Pollard

    Male1913–1992Male

    Female1926–2002Female

MARRIAGE
1945
Texas, United States
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1927

Age 1

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1929 · The Great Depression Arrives

Age 3

Like most of the country, the economy of Texas suffered greatly after the Stock Market Crash of 1929. Thousands of city workers were suddenly unemployed and relied on a variety of government relief programs; unemployed Mexican citizens were required to take one-way bus tickets to Mexico.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 21

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

French and English: variant spelling of Pruitt .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Wessie O Pruett in household of James M Pruett, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Wessie Pruitt in household of James Pruitt, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Wessie Oleta Pruett, "Texas, Birth Certificates, 1903-1935"

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