Lena M. Jefferson

14 May 1882–9 August 1922 (Age 40)
Republic, Kansas, United States

The Life of Lena M.

When Lena M. Jefferson was born on 14 May 1882, in Republic, Kansas, United States, her father, Iverson Alverian “Iva” Jefferson, was 27 and her mother, Sarah Jane Davenport, was 24. She married William Edward Frame on 25 October 1900, in Washington, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Esculapia Township, Benton, Arkansas, United States for about 10 years. She died on 9 August 1922, in Benton, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 40, and was buried in Rogers Cemetery, Rogers, Benton, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Edward Frame
Lena M. Jefferson
Marriage: 25 October 1900
Myrtle Frame
James W Frame

Spouse and Children

25 October 1900
Washington, Kansas, United States


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World Events (8)

1883 · The Mosaic Templar is Founded

Age 1

The Mosaic Templar is an African American fraternal organization founded in Little Rock. it was founded by former slaves, John Edward Bush and Chester W. Keatts. It was part of a movement that was going on at the time, where everyone was forming fraternities and sororities. The main departments for this one where endowment, monument, analysis, uniform, rank, recapitulation, records, and a juvenile division.

Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 14

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Jeffrey .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Lena Frame in household of Will E Frame, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lena Frame in household of Wm E Frame, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Lena M Jefferson in household of Iva A Jefferson, "United States Census, 1900"

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