Lula Amason

28 October 1894–24 February 1989 (Age 94)
Washington, Washington, Texas, United States

The Life of Lula

When Lula Amason was born on 28 October 1894, in Washington, Washington, Texas, United States, her father, William Henry Amason, was 31 and her mother, Martha Elizabeth Knight, was 27. She married JOHN Wix Cotharn on 12 October 1923, in Friedens Church, Washington, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Brazoria, Texas, United States in 1935 and Justice Precinct 1, Brazoria, Texas, United States in 1940. She died on 24 February 1989, at the age of 94.

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Family Time Line

JOHN Wix Cotharn
1897–1960
Lula Amason
1894–1989
Marriage: 12 October 1923
Velma Mae Cotharn
1925–2017
John Dennis Cotharn
1927–1979

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
12 October 1923
Friedens Church, Washington, Texas, United States
children

(2)

    Velma Mae Cotharn

    Female1925–2017Female

    John Dennis Cotharn

    Male1927–1979Male

Parents and Siblings

    William Henry Amason

    Male1863–1940Male

    Martha Elizabeth Knight

    Female1867–1935Female

siblings

(7)

    Jesse James Amason

    Male1885–1932Male

    Margaret Penny Amason

    Female1886–1965Female

    Male1888–1965Male

    Lillie Mae Amason

    Female1891–1961Female

    Male1893–1959Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

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.
1901 · Spindletop Oilfield Discovered

Age 7

"Spindletop, located south of Beaumont, becomes the first major oil well to be discovered in Texas. Other fields were discovered in shortly after, which ultimately led to the highly impactful ""oil boom""."
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 25

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Amison .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Lula Amerson in household of W H Amerson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lulu Cotharn in household of J W Cotharn, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Lula Cotharn in entry for John Dennis Cotharn, "Texas Birth Certificates, 1903-1935"

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