Elese Lashley

12 June 1909–18 September 1979 (Age 70)
Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of Elese

When Elese Lashley was born on 12 June 1909, in Tennessee, United States, her father, Anderson Wadell Lashlee, was 39 and her mother, Margie Griggs, was 30. She married James L. Sharpe on 15 April 1933, in Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Benton, Tennessee, United States in 1920. She died on 18 September 1979, in Tennessee, United States, at the age of 70.

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James L. Sharpe
Elese Lashley
Marriage: 15 April 1933
James L. Sharpe Jr.
Howard Sharpe
Julia Ann Sharpe

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World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made
Age 1
Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
1910 · The Mann Act
Age 1
This Act makes engaging in transport of any woman for any immoral purpose, prostitution, illegal. Its primary intent was to address prostitution, immorality, and human trafficking, particularly where trafficking was for the purposes of prostitution.
Age 20
13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Lashley Hall in Lindsell, Essex, or from Latchley in Cornwall, both named from Old English læcc ‘boggy stream’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’.

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

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  • Elouise Lashlee in household of Maggie Lashlee, "United States Census, 1920"

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