William Claborn Hamrick

26 August 1904–9 January 1986 (Age 81)
Texas, United States

The Life of William Claborn

When William Claborn Hamrick was born on 26 August 1904, in Texas, United States, his father, Charles Brunson Hamrick, was 35 and his mother, Flora Jeanette Grove, was 34. He married Eleanor Mae Edson on 20 May 1966, in Lubbock, Texas, United States. He lived in Encino, Torrance, New Mexico, United States in 1920. He died on 9 January 1986, in Lubbock, Texas, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Lubbock, Lubbock, Texas, United States.

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William Claborn Hamrick
Eleanor Mae Edson
Marriage: 20 May 1966

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20 May 1966
Lubbock, Texas, United States

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World Events (8)

1905 · Construction of the Praetorian Building

Age 1

Texas completed the construction of the Praetorian Building (Stone Plane Tower) in 1909. It was the first skyscraper in Texas and the Southwestern United States. The building had 15 stories and was 190 ft tall.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 2

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Age 23

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Respelling of German Hämmerich or Hemmerich .

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

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Sources (3)

  • W C Hamrick in household of C B Hamrick, "United States Census, 1920"
  • William Claborn Hamrick, "Texas, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1947"
  • William Or Bill Hamrick in entry for Eleanor Mae Wallin Hamrick, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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