Vera Bolton (1912 - 1980)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

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

Vera Bolton Biography & Family History

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

Burial / Funeral

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

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Spartanburg, Spartanburg County, South Carolina

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

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

Professions

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

Military Service

It is unknown if Vera Bolton is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Vera's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Vera's nationality.

Religion

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

Gender

Female

Family Photos

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

Timeline

1912 - In the year that Vera Bolton was born, Arizona was admitted to the United States in February (on Valentine's Day). It became the 48th state in the Union. Previously a Spanish - then Mexican - territory, the U.S. paid $15 million dollars for the area in 1848. Arizona was the last of the contiguous states to be admitted to the United States.

1932 - By the time she was 20 years old, five years to the day after Lindbergh crossed the Atlantic, Amelia Earhart flew solo from Newfoundland to Ireland, the first woman to cross the Atlantic solo and the first to replicate Lindbergh's feat. She flew over 2,000 miles in just under 15 hours.

1946 - At the age of 34 years old, Vera was alive when on July 4th, the Philippines gained independence from the United States. In 1964, Independence Day in the Philippines was moved from July 4th to June 12th at the insistence of nationalists and historians.

1962 - By the time she was 50 years old, on October 1st, African-American James H. Meredith, escorted by federal marshals, registered at the University of Mississippi - becoming the first African-American student admitted to the segregated college. He had been inspired by President Kennedy's inaugural address to apply for admission.

1980 - In the year of Vera Bolton's passing, on December 8th, ex-Beatle John Lennon was shot and killed by Mark David Chapman in front of his home - the Dakota - in New York City. Chapman was found guilty of murder and still remains in jail.

Vera Bolton Family Tree

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

Vera's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Vera Bolton
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

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

Obituary

This obit of Vera Bolton 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.

Vera Bolton died in April 1980 at age 67. No cause of death has been entered. She was born on July 27, 1912. We have no information about Vera's immediate family. We know that Vera Bolton had been residing in Spartanburg, Spartanburg County, South Carolina.

Memories

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

Write a comment

Other Records of Vera Bolton

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources