Henry Leonard Dawson

17 January 1871–10 May 1940 (Age 69)
Chattanooga, Hamilton, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Henry Leonard

When Henry Leonard Dawson was born on 17 January 1871, in Chattanooga, Hamilton, Tennessee, United States, his father, John E. Dawson, was 31 and his mother, Nancy Ann Martha Walker, was 19. He married Georgia Ann Hustead on 15 December 1893, in Hillsboro, Hill, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Justice Precinct 5, Navarro, Texas, United States in 1900 and Malone, Hill, Texas, United States in 1910. He died on 10 May 1940, in Houston, Harris, Texas, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Chamberlain Cemetery, Kleberg, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Leonard Dawson
1871–1940
Georgia Ann Hustead
1879–1963
Marriage: 15 December 1893
John Phineas Dawson
1894–1894
Velmae Dawson
1896–1896
Hebert Leonard Dawson
1897–1943
Melba C. Dawson
1899–1987
Floyd Carl Dawson
1901–1967
Jewel Beluah Dawson
1902–1988
Curtis Reese Dawson
1904–1976
Thelma Dawson
1906–1996
Paul Henry Dawson
1908–2003
George T Dawson
1909–1911
Robert C. Dawson
1912–1993
Odell J. Dawson
1914–1994

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 December 1893
Hillsboro, Hill, Texas, United States
children

(12)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 1

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1876 · Segregation Laws Are Passed

Age 5

A new state constitution was passed in 1876, announcing the segregation of schools.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 19

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Daw 1.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Henry Dawson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Henry L Dawson in household of John E Dawson, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Henry L Dawson, "United States Census, 1930"

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