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Fowler, Bertha May

Female 1885 - 1952  (66 years)


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  • Name Fowler, Bertha May  [1
    Born 3 Sep 1885  North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Reference Number 10078 
    Died 28 Jan 1952  Burlington, Alamance County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I9895  Caswell County
    Last Modified 27 Aug 2022 

    Family Williamson, Walter Headen,   b. 5 Sep 1878, Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1947, Locust Hill Township, Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married Abt 1907 
    Reference Number 71846 
    Children 
     1. Williamson, James Walter,   b. 23 May 1907, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     2. Williamson, Glenn Irvin,   b. 9 Apr 1909, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. Williamson, Helen Lelia,   b. 29 Feb 1912, Alamance County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Aug 1996, Burlington, Alamance County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)  [natural]
    +4. Williamson, Arthur Dabney,   b. 29 Feb 1912, Alamance County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1987, Richmond, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)  [natural]
    +5. Williamson, Lynn Banks,   b. 29 Sep 1918, Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Dec 1987, Reidsville, Rockingham County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 27 Aug 2022 
    Family ID F1191  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Sep 1885 - North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Jan 1952 - Burlington, Alamance County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Bertha May Fowler (1886-1952)

      Land Use Planning Meeting October 1940

      USS Caswell Launching

      (for larger image, click on photograph)
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      October 1940 meeting of the Neighborhood Land Use Planning Committee in Locust Hill, Caswell County, North Carolina. Studying and working on the map of Caswell County are:

      Emery McCormick Hooper (1913-1994), farmer and FSA co-op community service loan borrower (possibly first from left, seated, can only see right side of face);

      Junius Ellard Zimmerman (1908-1969), County Agricultural Agent (possibly second from left, standing, no coat);

      Maude Searcy, Home Demonstration Agent (third from left, seated, finger pointing);

      Walter Headen Williamson (1878-1947), Chairman Farm Security Administration (FSA) Tenant Purchase Committee (fourth from left, standing);

      Julius B. Turner (1870-1849), Chairman County Land Use Planning Committee (fifth from left, seated, glasses, hand to mouth);

      Mrs. Walter H. Williamson (Bertha May Fowler Williamson) (1886-1952) member State Land Use Planning Committee (sixth from left, seated, pen in hand).

      Photograph by Marion Post Wolcott. Original resides in the Library of Congress.
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      Second Photograph: USS Caswell Launching 1944. Third lady from left: Pattie Griffin Gunn; Fourth lady from left: Bertha May Fowler Williamson (Mrs. Walter Headen Williamson).
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      USS Caswell Launched

      Wilmington, Oct. 25.--(AP)-- Bearing the name of a county in the north-central section of the state, the U.S.S. Caswell slipped down the ways at 4:45 o'clock Tuesday afternoon at the yard of the North Carolina Shipbuilding company. She was sponsored by Mrs. W. H. Williamson, active civic, social and religious leader in Caswell county.

      Source: Rock Mount Telegraph (Rocky Mount, North Carolina), 25 October 1944, Wednesday, Page 6.
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      1930 US Census
      Name: Berth Williamson
      Age: 44
      Estimated birth year: abt 1886
      Relation to head-of-house: Wife
      Spouse's Name: Walter H Williamson
      Home in 1930: Yanceyville, Caswell, North Carolina

      North Carolina, Death Certificates, 1909-1975
      Name: Bertha Fowler Williamson
      Gender: Female
      Race: White
      Age: 66
      Birth Date: 1886
      Birth Place: North Carolina, United States
      Death Date: 28 Jan 1952
      Death Location: Burlington, Alamance
      Father's Name: J M Fowler
      Mother's Name: Alice
      Residence: Burlington, Alamance, North Carolina

  • Sources 
    1. Details: North Carolina Death Certificate of Walter Headen Williamson (1878-1947).