Albert Brooks Chamberlin

Brief Life History of Albert Brooks

When Albert Brooks Chamberlin was born on 3 October 1895, in Alachua, Florida, United States, his father, Rodolphus Matapha Chamberlin, was 29 and his mother, Lillian May Burch, was 19. He married Stella Mae Early on 18 February 1920, in Alachua, Florida, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Micanopy, Alachua, Florida, United States in 1920 and Orlando, Orange, Florida, United States for about 20 years. He registered for military service in 1919. He died on 27 January 1980, at the age of 84, and was buried in Micanopy, Alachua, Florida, United States.

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Albert Brooks Chamberlin
Stella Mae Early
Marriage: 18 February 1920
Kathryn Chamberlin
May C Chamberlin
Alberta Belle Chamberlin
Buck Chamberlin
Morrison Early Chamberlin

Sources (18)

  • Albert B Chamberlin, "United States Census, 1950"
  • Albert B. Chamberlin, "Florida Marriages, 1837-1974"
  • Albert B Chamberlain, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

1898 · Florida Involvement in Spanish-American War

Florida played a critical role during the Spanish-American War. The port of Tampa saw the arrival of over 30,000 troops; this traffic resulted in the small town experiencing massive growth and becoming a city. Cuban-Americans across the state also helped with raising money and support for the war.

1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Chamberlain .

French: occupational name for an official in charge of the private chambers of his master, from Old French chamberlenc ‘chamberlain’. See also Chamberlain and compare above.

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

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