Lonzo Jonathan Gilbert

24 October 1889–14 May 1964 (Age 74)
Walker, Alabama, United States

The Life Summary of Lonzo Jonathan

When Lonzo Jonathan Gilbert was born on 24 October 1889, in Walker, Alabama, United States, his father, David Welch Gilbert, was 30 and his mother, Roxanna Elizabeth "Roxie" Barton, was 26. He married Pearl Pickett on 23 December 1911, in Walker, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Election Precinct 6 Coles, Fayette, Alabama, United States in 1930 and Eldridge, Walker, Alabama, United States in 1940. He died on 14 May 1964, in Walker, Alabama, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Eldridge, Walker, Alabama, United States.

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Lonzo Jonathan Gilbert
Pearl Pickett
Marriage: 23 December 1911
Ruby Lucille Gilbert
Ada Mae Gilbert
John David Gilbert

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
Age 1
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.
1895 · Alabama State Flag is Adopted
Age 6
Alabama adopted its state flag on February 16, 1895. Act 383 of the Alabama state legislature states, “The flag of the State of Alabama shall be a crimson cross of St. Andrew on a field of white.”
1909 · The NAACP is formed
Age 20
Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Name Meaning

1 English (of Norman origin), French, and North German: from Giselbert, a Norman personal name composed of the Germanic elements gīsil ‘pledge’, ‘hostage’, ‘noble youth’ ( see Giesel ) + berht ‘bright’, ‘famous’. This personal name enjoyed considerable popularity in England during the Middle Ages, partly as a result of the fame of St. Gilbert of Sempringham ( 1085–1189 ), the founder of the only native English monastic order.2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): Americanized form of one or more like-sounding Jewish surnames.

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

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Sources (9)

  • Elonzo Gilbert, "United States Census, 1930"
  • L J Gilbert, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Lonzo Gilbert, "United States Census, 1920"

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