Lois Earl Simonton

10 November 1903–21 November 1985 (Age 82)
Brighton, Tipton, Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of Lois Earl

When Lois Earl Simonton was born on 10 November 1903, in Brighton, Tipton, Tennessee, United States, her father, William Presley Simonton, was 38 and her mother, Annie Lee Mauldin, was 22. She married Leonard Spence Sharp on 9 November 1929, in Shelby, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Civil District 8, Tipton, Tennessee, United States for about 10 years and Houston, Harris, Texas, United States in 1950. She died on 21 November 1985, in Crockett, Houston, Texas, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Latexo, Houston, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Leonard Spence Sharp
Lois Earl Simonton
Marriage: 9 November 1929
Calvin Lee Sharp
Billy Sharp
Mary Louise SHARP
John Lester Sharp

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    9 November 1929Shelby, Tennessee, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
    1905 · Construction of the Praetorian Building
    Age 2
    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.
    Age 24
    Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

    Name Meaning

    Irish: variant of Simington (see Symington ).

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

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    Sources (16)

    • Loyce Earl Similon in entry for Margareth Ann Sharp, "Texas Birth Certificates, 1903-1935"
    • Lois E Simonton in household of William P Simonton, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Lois Simonton, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"

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