Helen B Carper (1926 - 2011)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

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

Helen B Carper Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Helen B Carper and her immediate Carper family. Add to Helen B Carper'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 Helen.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Helen B Carper? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Pelham, Shelby County, Alabama

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

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

Professions

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

Military Service

It is unknown if Helen B Carper is a military veteran.

Middle name

B

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Helen's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Helen's nationality.

Religion

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

Gender

Female

Family Photos

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

Timeline

1926 - In the year that Helen B Carper was born, on November 15th, NBC was founded. It was the U.S.'s first major broadcast network. Ownership of the network was split between RCA (a majority partner at 50%), its founding corporate parent General Electric (which owned 30%), and Westinghouse (which owned the remaining 20%).

1936 - When she was just 10 years old, on November 3rd, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt was reelected to a second term. He ran against Republican Governor Alf Landon (Kansas), defeating Landon in the popular vote by 60.8% to 36.5%. Vermont and Maine were the only two states in which Landon won. John Nance Garner IV became the Vice-President in this election.

1939 - When she was only 13 years old, on the 1st of September, Nazi Germany invaded Poland. On September 17th, the Soviet Union invaded Poland as well. Poland expected help from France and the United Kingdom, since they had a pact with both. But no help came. By October 6th, the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany held full control of the previously Polish lands. Eventually, the invasion of Poland lead to World War II.

1949 - By the time she was 23 years old, comedian Milton Berle hosted the first telethon show. It raised $1,100,000 for cancer research and lasted 16 hours. The next day, newspapers, in writing about the event, first used the word "telethon."

1966 - At the age of 40 years old, Helen was alive when on September 8th, the first Star Trek episode, "The Man Trap," was broadcast on NBC. The plot concerned a creature that sucked salt from human bodies. The original series only aired for 3 seasons due to low ratings.

Helen B Carper Family Tree

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

Helen's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Helen B Carper
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

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

Obituary

This obit of Helen B Carper 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.

Helen B Carper died on January 19, 2011 at 84 years of age. There is no known cause of death. She was born on October 6, 1926. We have no information about Helen's family or relationships. We know that Helen B Carper had been residing in Pelham, Shelby County, Alabama.

Memories

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

Write a comment

Other Records of Helen B Carper

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources