Evelyn Lela Bradford

18 November 1899–30 September 1974 (Age 74)
Lamar, Barton, Missouri, United States

The Life of Evelyn Lela

When Evelyn Lela Bradford was born on 18 November 1899, in Lamar, Barton, Missouri, United States, her father, Edwin Lester Bradford, was 31 and her mother, Eva Mae Tyler, was 26. She married Charles Walter Nottage on 17 April 1921. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Lacey, Thurston, Washington, United States in 1930 and Olympia Election Precinct 16, Thurston, Washington, United States in 1940. She died on 30 September 1974, in Olympia, Thurston, Washington, United States, at the age of 74.

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Charles Walter Nottage
Evelyn Lela Bradford
Marriage: 17 April 1921
Jeannette Louise Nottage
Evelyn Carlene Nottage

Spouse and Children

17 April 1921


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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · Frederick Weyerhaeuser's Logging Business

Age 1

Weyerhaeuser Company started with 900,000 acres of timberland, with barely 3 employees and a small office in Tacoma, Washington. It has grown to become one of the largest sustainable forest products companies in the world.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 20

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the many places, large and small, called Bradford; in particular the city in West Yorkshire, which originally rose to prosperity as a wool town. There are others in Derbyshire, Devon, Dorset, Greater Manchester, Norfolk, Somerset, and elsewhere. They are all named with Old English brād ‘broad’ + ford ‘ford’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lela Bradford in household of E R Bradford, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Evelyn L Nottage in household of Charles W Nottage, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Eva L Bradford in household of Edwin R Bradford, "United States Census, 1910"

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