Chester Anthony Lemmon

21 October 1889–
Illinois, United States

The Life of Chester Anthony

When Chester Anthony Lemmon was born on 21 October 1889, in Illinois, United States, his father, Sterling Price Lemmon, was 24 and his mother, Alice Mae Akins, was 17. He had at least 3 sons and 4 daughters with Adelaide Hilgers.

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Family Time Line

Chester Anthony Lemmon
1889–
Adelaide Hilgers
1895–1972
Alice H Lemmon
1919–
John S Lemmon
1920–
Mary A Lemmon
1922–
Joseph Franklin Lemmon
1923–1972
Dolores A Lemmon
1925–1998
Therese M Lemmon
1927–
Chester Anthony Lemmon
1929–

Spouse and Children

children

(7)

    Alice H Lemmon

    Female1919–Female

    John S Lemmon

    Male1920–Male

    Mary A Lemmon

    Female1922–Female

    Male1923–1972Male

    Female1925–1998Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Sterling Price Lemmon

    Male1865–1928Male

    Alice Mae Akins

    Female1871–1940Female

siblings

(2)

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.
1892 · The Chicago Canal

Age 3

The Chicago River Canal was built as a sewage treatment scheme to help the city's drinking water not to get contaminated. While the Canal was being constructed the Chicago River's flow was reversed so it could be treated before draining back out into Lake Michigan.
1920

Age 31

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Lemon .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Chester A Lemmon, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Chester A Lemmon, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Chester Lemmon, "United States Census, 1940"

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