Lola E. Epperson

December 1881–1957 (Age 75)
Illinois, United States

The Life of Lola E.

When Lola E. Epperson was born in December 1881, her father, Pleasant Marion Epperson, was 31 and her mother, Rhoda E Barr, was 28. She married Charles William Hood on 19 April 1909. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Twigg Township, Hamilton, Illinois, United States in 1930. She died in 1957, at the age of 76.

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Charles William Hood
Lola E. Epperson
Marriage: 19 April 1909
Earnest L Hood
Virginia Hood

Spouse and Children

19 April 1909
Mount Vernon, Jefferson, Illinois, United States


    Earnest L Hood


    Virginia Hood


Parents and Siblings



+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1885 · The First Skyscraper

Age 4

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 20

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

Probably German, a patronymic from a short form of Eberhardt .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lola Hood in household of Charles W Hood, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lola E Hood in household of Charles H Hood, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Lola E Eperson in household of Marion P Eperson, "United States Census, 1900"

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