Lillie Barnes Bilbrey

September 1896–20 March 1989 (Age 92)
Overton, Shelby, Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of Lillie Barnes

When Lillie Barnes Bilbrey was born in September 1896, in Overton, Shelby, Tennessee, United States, her father, John Calvin Bilbrey, was 33 and her mother, Kate Barnes, was 33. She married Bertram S. Ashburn on 16 May 1924, in Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 20 March 1989, in Tennessee, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Livingston, Overton, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Bertram S. Ashburn
Lillie Barnes Bilbrey
Marriage: 16 May 1924
Elizabeth Ashburn

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 May 1924Tennessee, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1898 · War with the Spanish
    Age 2
    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.
    1900 · Gold for Cash!
    Age 4
    This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
    1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack
    Age 27
    Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

    Name Meaning

    Altered form of English Bilbrough or of its variant Bilborough. Compare Bilberry and Bilbro .

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

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    Sources (8)

    • Lillie Ashburn in household of Burtram S Ashburn, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Lillie Barnes Bilbrey, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
    • Lilly Bilbrey in household of John C Bilbrey, "United States Census, 1920"

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