Lonnie Ray Damerau

Male2 September 1939–8 January 2010

Brief Life History of Lonnie Ray

When Lonnie Ray Damerau was born on 2 September 1939, in Oilton, Webb, Texas, United States, his father, Reinhold William "Reno" Damerau, was 34 and his mother, Georgia Virginia Alexander, was 38. He lived in Falfurrias, Brooks, Texas, United States in 1950. He died on 8 January 2010, in Moulton, Lavaca, Texas, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Greenlawn Memorial Park, Groves, Jefferson, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Reinhold William "Reno" Damerau
Georgia Virginia Alexander
Reinhold William Damerau Jr.
Lonnie Ray Damerau

Sources (1)

  • Lonnie Roy Damerau, "United States 1950 Census"

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Siblings (2)

World Events (8)


Age 2

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

1949 · 1950s Texas Drought

Age 10

One of most intense, costly, and devastating droughts ever recorded in the state of Texas. The entire state was in a state of drought by the summer of 1951. Less than 30-50% of the normal rainfall was received during this period. The state was plagued with dust storms similar to those from the infamous Dust Bowl. The drought ended in a destructive manner throughout 1957; storms, hail, tornadoes, and deadly floods.

1958 · The First U.S. Satellite in Space

Age 19

Explorer 1 was the first satellite of the United States to be launched and successfully orbit the Earth.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Theodor.

East German: variant of Damerow .

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

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