Elmer Dalton Lee

30 December 1888–14 March 1969 (Age 80)
Ida, Grayson, Texas, United States

The Life Summary of Elmer Dalton

When Elmer Dalton Lee was born on 30 December 1888, in Ida, Grayson, Texas, United States, his father, Americus Lafayette Lee, was 40 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Crimm, was 36. He married Kate W Ernest on 5 November 1913, in Jefferson, Texas, United States. He lived in Houston, Harris, Texas, United States in 1920 and Justice Precinct 1, Tom Green, Texas, United States in 1940. He died on 14 March 1969, in Beaumont, Jefferson, Texas, United States, at the age of 80.

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Elmer Dalton Lee
Kate W Ernest
Marriage: 5 November 1913

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 November 1913Jefferson, Texas, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 2
    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
    1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company
    Age 6
    Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.
    1910 · The BSA is Made
    Age 22
    Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Chinese Young, Sang, Jae, Jong, Jung, Sung, Yong, Kyung, Seung, Dong, Kwang, Myung.English: topographic name for someone who lived near a meadow or a patch of arable land, Middle English lee, lea, from Old English lēa, dative case (used after a preposition) of lēah, which originally meant ‘wood or glade’.English: habitational name from any of the many places in England named with Old English lēah ‘wood, glade’, including Lee in Buckinghamshire, Essex, Hampshire, Kent, and Shropshire, and Lea in Cheshire, Derbyshire, Herefordshire, Lancashire, Lincolnshire, and Wiltshire.

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

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    Sources (13)

    • Elmer D Lee in household of Harvey Day, "United States Census, 1930"
    • E D Lee, "Texas, County Marriage Index, 1837-1977"
    • Elmer Dalton Lee, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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