Florence Rue Lambert

1908–2001 (Age 92)
United States

The Life of Florence Rue

When Florence Rue Lambert was born on 27 August 1908, in United States, her father, Charles Monoah Lambert, was 26 and her mother, Vernell Thornton, was 19. She married George Stephen Ledbetter on 31 August 1928. She lived in Ellensburg, Kittitas, Washington, United States in 1935 and Easton Election Precinct, Kittitas, Washington, United States in 1940. She died about 2001, in Tacoma, Pierce, Washington, United States, at the age of 93.

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Family Time Line

Florence Rue Lambert
George Stephen Ledbetter
Marriage: 31 August 1928

Spouse & Children

31 August 1928

Parents & Siblings



  • Nina Mae Lambert


  • Female1908–2001Female

  • Vera M Lambert


  • Male1912–1999Male

  • Inez I. Meyer


+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1910 · Women Gain the Right to Vote in Washington

Age 2

On November 8, 1910, Washington became the first state to allow women to vote. This event would lead to the long battle by women in all the states to fight for the right to vote. This would happen 10 years later.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 27

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

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)

  • Florence R Lambert in household of Charles M Lambert, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Florence Ledbetters in household of George Ledbetters, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Florence R Ledbeter in household of George S Ledbeter, "United States Census, 1930"

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