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us: Eaglin, Snooks, 1936-2009


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    • us: Eaglin, Blind Snook, 1936-2009
    • us: Eaglin, Snook, 1936-2009
    • us: Eaglin, Ferd, 1936-2009
    • us: Eaglin, Ford, 1936-2009
    • us: Eaglin, Fird, Jr., 1936-2009
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        19360121
    • Death Date

        20090218
    • Birth Date

        1937Social Security death index, accessed via GenealogyBank.com, November 3, 2014
    • Source

        Social Security death index, accessed via GenealogyBank.com, November 3, 2014
    • Birth Place

        (naf) New Orleans (La.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) New Orleans (La.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) New Orleans (La.)
    • Gender

        male
  • Sources

    • found: Possum up a simmon tree. [Phonodisc] 195-?
    • found: His Baby, you can get your gun! [SR] p1987: label (Snooks Eaglin) container (Ferd "Snooks" Eaglin; b. New Orleans, 1936)
    • found: Imperial musicians, 1951-1962 [SR] p1987: label (Ford Eaglin) container (Ford "Snooks" Eaglin; guitarist)
    • found: New York times WWW site, Feb. 20, 2009 (in obituary published Feb. 19: Snooks Eaglin; d. Wednesday [Feb. 18, 2009], New Orleans, aged 72; R&B singer and guitarist)
    • found: Independent online ed., Apr. 23, 2009 (Snooks Eaglin; b. Fird Eaglin, Jr., Jan. 21, 1936, New Orleans; d. there Feb. 18, 2009)
    • found: Social Security death index, accessed via GenealogyBank.com, November 3, 2014 (Fird Eaglin; born 1937; died 2009; state of last residence: Louisiana; state issued: Louisiana)
    • found: Wikipedia, November 3, 2014 (Snooks Eaglin; born Fird Eaglin, Jr., January 21, 1936 (some sources including most of the obituary articles claim he was born in 1937), New Orleans, Louisiana; died February 18, 2009, New Orleans, Louisiana; an American, New Orleans-based guitarist and singer; also referred to as Blind Snooks Eaglin in his early years)
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