Evelyn Bessie Lambson

13 August 1919–24 August 2009 (Age 90)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Evelyn Bessie

When Evelyn Bessie Lambson was born on 13 August 1919, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, her father, William Dresser Lambson, was 31 and her mother, Rose Pearl Larson, was 23. She lived in Colorado, United States in 1935 and Grand Junction, Mesa, Colorado, United States in 1940. She died on 24 August 2009, in Clarksville, Montgomery, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Clarksville, Montgomery, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Dresser Lambson
1888–1953
Rose Pearl Larson
1895–1930
Evelyn Bessie Lambson
1919–2009

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1920

Age 1

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
1921 · Flash floods kill 1500

Age 2

On June 3 1921, flash floods in Pueblo cause over $20 million in damage and kill over 1,500 people in its wake.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 25

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Lamb 2.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Evelin Bessie Lambson in household of William D Lambson, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Evelyn Bessie Lambson in household of William Drener Lambson, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Evelyn Bessie Lambson in household of William D Lambson, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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