Betty I Morris (1929 - 2005)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Betty I Morris’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Betty so that her life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Betty’s biography.

Betty I Morris Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Betty I Morris and her immediate Morris family. Add to Betty I Morris's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with her family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Betty.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Betty I Morris? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Olympia, Thurston County, Washington

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Betty finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Betty attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Betty did for a living or if she had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Betty I Morris is a military veteran.

Middle name

I

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Betty's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Betty's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Betty a religious woman? Add Betty’s religion

Gender

Female

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Betty during various points of her life.

Timeline

1929 - In the year that Betty I Morris was born, on October 29th (Black Tuesday), the stock market crashed in the United States. Billions of dollars were lost and some investors committed suicide as a result, having lost their fortunes. This ushered in the 12 year, worldwide Great Depression.

1944 - Betty was only 15 years old when on June 6th, the largest amphibious invasion in history was launched - the Normandy landing (called D-Day). Soldiers from the United States, Britain, Canada, and the Free French landed on Normandy Beach and were later joined by Poland, Belgium, Czechoslovakia, Greece, and the Netherlands. Almost 5,000 landing and assault craft, 289 escort vessels, and 277 minesweepers were involved. Nearly 160,000 troops crossed the English Channel on D-Day - Allied casualties on the first day were at least 10,000. 4,414 were confirmed dead.

1952 - At the age of 23 years old, Betty was alive when on February 6th, George VI of England died from a coronary thrombosis and complications due to lung cancer. His eldest daughter, age 25, immediately ascended the throne as Elizabeth II and her coronation was on June 2 1953.

1955 - By the time she was 26 years old, on September 30th, movie star James Dean, 24, died in a car accident. He was headed in his new Porsche 550 to a race in Salinas California when, traveling at 85 mph, he collided with a 1950 Ford Tudor, also speeding, driven by a 23 year old college student. Dean died, his passenger and the other driver survived.

1972 - By the time she was 43 years old, on September 5th, the Palestinian terrorist group Black September, with the assistance of German neo-nazis, kidnapped and killed 11 Israeli athletes at the Olympic Games in Munich. The attackers crept into the Olympic Village and abducted the athletes while they were sleeping. A German policeman was also killed.

Betty I Morris Family Tree

Who was Betty’s parents? Did she get married and did they have children? Share Betty’s family tree to share her legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Betty's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Betty I Morris
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Betty's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Betty I Morris is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to her obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Betty I Morris died on December 19, 2005 at 76 years of age. No cause of death has been entered for Betty. She was born on September 30, 1929. We are unaware of information about Betty's family. We know that Betty I Morris had been residing in Olympia, Thurston County, Washington.

Memories

What do you remember about Betty I Morris? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about her. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Betty is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Betty I Morris

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources