Velma Anna Luster

1846–7 December 1927
Missouri, United States

The Life of Velma Anna

When Velma Anna Luster was born in 1846, in Missouri, United States, her father, James Edward Luster, was 51 and her mother, Mary Anna Clinton, was 41. She married William Jefferson Helms on 18 March 1883. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Union Township, Crawford, Missouri, United States for about 30 years and Short Bend, Dent, Missouri, United States in 1920. She was buried in Elvins, St. Francois, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Jefferson Helms
1852–1954
Velma Anna Luster
1846–1927
Marriage: 18 March 1883
William Green Helms
1887–1927

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
18 March 1883
Crawford,Missouri
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1846

Age 0

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1860

Age 14

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 22

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Name Meaning

1 German: habitational name for someone from a place called Lust .2 Perhaps also English, a variant of Lester .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Nreiro Luster in household of James Luster, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Vienna Luster in household of James Luster, "United States Census, 1860"
  • V Anna Luster in household of James Luster, "United States Census, 1880"

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