Alonzo William Lambert

20 June 1897–9 August 1967 (Age 70)
Pea Ridge Township, Brown, Illinois, United States

The Life of Alonzo William

When Alonzo William Lambert was born on 20 June 1897, in Pea Ridge Township, Brown, Illinois, United States, his father, William F. Lambert, was 34 and his mother, Mary Happylonia Clark, was 35. He married Edna Mae Crowe on 25 August 1932, in Quincy, Adams, Illinois, United States. He lived in Lee Township, Brown, Illinois, United States in 1920. He died on 9 August 1967, in Timewell, Brown, Illinois, United States, at the age of 70.

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Alonzo William Lambert
Edna Mae Crowe
Marriage: 25 August 1932

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25 August 1932
Quincy, Adams, Illinois, United States

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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 13

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 19

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

This name has been translated as "bright or fair lamb." It is more likely from the Old German name Laudbert, from "land-brecht," one distinguished among the people.

Sources (3)

  • Alonzo Lambert, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Elonsmae Lambert in household of William Lambert, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lonzo W Lambert in household of William F Lambert, "United States Census, 1920"

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