Lillian Elva Pratt

6 May 1894–9 March 1966 (Age 71)
Floyd, Floyd, Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Lillian Elva

When Lillian Elva Pratt was born on 6 May 1894, in Floyd, Floyd, Virginia, United States, her father, Asa L Pratt, was 38 and her mother, Frances Sinia "Francina" Bryant, was 33. She had at least 4 sons and 2 daughters with James Elma Lyon. She lived in Patrick, Virginia, United States in 1930 and Smith River District, Patrick, Virginia, United States in 1940. She died on 9 March 1966, in Stuart, Patrick, Virginia, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Woolwine, Patrick, Virginia, United States.

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James Elma Lyon
Lillian Elva Pratt
Sherman Elma Lyon
Virginia Elva Lyon
Dallas York Lyon
Alvin France Lyon
Wavie Eldean Lyon
Hubert Lyon

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
Age 2
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.
1899 · USS Shubrick is Launched
Age 5
On March 11, 1899 the USS Shubrick was laid, on October 31, 1899 it was launched. The ship was named after William Branford Shubrick. It was sponsored by Miss Caroline Shubrick and commissioned in 1901 with Lt Allen M Cook in command.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment
Age 19
The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

English: nickname for a clever trickster, from Old English prætt ‘trick’, ‘tricky’, ‘cunning’ (which is found in use as a byname in the 11th century). This surname is quite common in southeastern Ireland.

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

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Sources (9)

  • Lillian E Lyon in household of J Elma Lyon, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Lillian E Lyon in household of James E Lyon, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lillian E Pratt in household of Asa L Pratt, "United States Census, 1910"

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