Albert S. Lemmon

Brief Life History of Albert S.

When Albert S. Lemmon was born in December 1835, in West Virginia, United States, his father, George Samuel Lemon, was 47 and his mother, Nancy Gilliland, was 43. He married Harriet E. DeVaughn on 18 May 1861, in Wood, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Clay District, Wirt, West Virginia, United States in 1900 and Clay, Clay, West Virginia, United States for about 10 years. He died on 18 April 1924, in Wood, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 88.

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Albert S. Lemmon
Harriet E. DeVaughn
Marriage: 18 May 1861
M. E. Lemmon
George S. Lemmon
Nancy Lemon

Sources (10)

  • Albert Lemon in household of George S Lemon, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Albert Lemon, "West Virginia Marriages, 1854-1932"
  • Albert Lemon, "West Virginia Deaths, 1804-1999"

World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

1844 · Lumpkin's Jail

In 1844 when Robert Lumpkin bought land in Virginia, this would be the spot of the Infamous Slave Jail (or Lumpkin’s Jail). The slaves would be brought here during the slave trade until they were sold. Lumpkin had purchased the land for his own slave business.


Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Lemon .

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

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