Laburn Columbus Bevill

21 June 1875–5 December 1951 (Age 76)
Pontotoc, Mississippi, United States

The Life of Laburn Columbus

When Laburn Columbus Bevill was born on 21 June 1875, in Pontotoc, Mississippi, United States, his father, Hubbard Pinkney Bevill, was 25 and his mother, Harriette Parks Grisham, was 24. He married Ollie R. Swaim on 26 January 1898, in Pontotoc, Mississippi, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Colbert, Alabama, United States in 1935 and Beat 3, Pontotoc, Mississippi, United States in 1940. He died on 5 December 1951, at the age of 76, and was buried in Thaxton, Pontotoc, Mississippi, United States.

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Family Time Line

Laburn Columbus Bevill
1875–1951
Ollie R. Swaim
1875–1956
Marriage: 26 January 1898
Lessie Bell Bevill
1898–
Mary Allie Burns Bevill
1905–1934

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 January 1898
Pontotoc, Mississippi, United States
children

(2)

    Lessie Bell Bevill

    Female1898–Female

    Mary Allie Burns Bevill

    Female1905–1934Female

Parents and Siblings

    Hubbard Pinkney Bevill

    Male1849–1924Male

    Harriette Parks Grisham

    Female1851–1939Female

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1877 · Mississippi State Board of Health is Created

Age 2

In 1877, the Mississippi State Board of Health was established to protect and advance health throughout the state. There are several different categories that fall under their watch such as disease, environment, injury, standard care, shots, keep records, and more.
1895 · Alabama State Flag is Adopted

Age 20

Alabama adopted its state flag on February 16, 1895. Act 383 of the Alabama state legislature states, “The flag of the State of Alabama shall be a crimson cross of St. Andrew on a field of white.”

Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin) and French: habitational name from Beuville (Calvados) or Bouville (Seine-Inférieure) in France.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Columbus L Pevil, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Columbus Bevill, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Columbus Bevel in household of H P Bevel, "United States Census, 1880"

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