Lela Mae Phillips

17 December 1920–January 1999 (Age 78)
San Angelo, Tom Green, Texas, United States

The Life of Lela Mae

When Lela Mae Phillips was born on 17 December 1920, in San Angelo, Tom Green, Texas, United States, her father, Samuel Byrd Phillips, was 55 and her mother, Martha Lela Williams, was 42. She died in January 1999, at the age of 78, and was buried in Ozona, Crockett, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Byrd Phillips
1865–1924
Martha Lela Williams
1878–1953
Maude Ivy Phillips
1900–1901
Arthur Byrd Phillips
1901–1985
Hillery Marshall Phillips
1903–1990
Walter Samuel Phillips
1904–1904
Emma Lou Phillips
1906–1998
Roy Pierce Phillips
1907–1920
Phillips
1911–1911
Lela Mae Phillips
1920–1999

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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 3

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1929 · The Great Depression Arrives

Age 9

Like most of the country, the economy of Texas suffered greatly after the Stock Market Crash of 1929. Thousands of city workers were suddenly unemployed and relied on a variety of government relief programs; unemployed Mexican citizens were required to take one-way bus tickets to Mexico.
1941

Age 21

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English, Dutch, North German, and Jewish (western Ashkenazic): patronymic from the personal name Philip . In North America this name has also absorbed cognate names from other European languages, for example Italian Filippi , Polish Filipowicz .

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

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