Iva Carter (1889 - 1972)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

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

Iva Carter Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Iva Carter and her immediate Carter family. Add to Iva Carter'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 Iva.

Burial / Funeral

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

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Clarksdale, Coahoma County, Mississippi

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

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

Professions

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

Military Service

It is unknown if Iva Carter is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Iva's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Iva's nationality.

Religion

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

Gender

Female

Family Photos

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

Timeline

1889 - In the year that Iva Carter was born, on April 20th, Adolf Hitler was born in Austria-Hungary - now Austria. In his early 30's, he began his rise to power in German politics, eventually becoming the leader of the Nazi Party and Führer of Nazi Germany. He presided over the death of millions of civilians as well as leading Germany through World War II.

1926 - When she was 37 years old, 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%).

1942 - When she was 53 years old, on June 17th, Roosevelt approved the Manhattan Project, which lead to the development of the first atomic bomb. With the support of Canada and the United Kingdom, the Project came to employ more than 130,000 people and cost nearly $2 billion. Julius Robert Oppenheimer, a nuclear physicist born in New York, led the Los Alamos Laboratory that developed the actual bomb. The first artificial nuclear explosion took place near Alamogordo New Mexico on July 16, 1945.

1960 - When she was 71 years old, on May 1st, an American CIA U-2 spy plane, piloted by Francis Gary Powers, was shot down by a surface-to-air missile over the Soviet Union. Powers ejected and survived but was captured. The U.S. claimed that the U-2 was a "weather plane" but Powers was convicted in the Soviet Union of espionage. He was released in 1962 after 1 year, 9 months and 10 days in prison.

1972 - In the year of Iva Carter's passing, on November 7th, Richard Nixon won re-election, amidst the dawning knowledge of the Watergate scandal, by 60.7% to anti-war candidate George McGovern's 37.5%.

Iva Carter Family Tree

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

Iva's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Iva Carter
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

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

Obituary

This obit of Iva Carter 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.

Iva Carter died in December 1972 at 83 years of age. No cause of death has been listed for Iva. She was born on October 1, 1889. There is no information about Iva's immediate family. We know that Iva Carter had been residing in Clarksdale, Coahoma County, Mississippi.

Memories

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

Write a comment

Other Records of Iva Carter

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources