Nina Versie Gammons

22 March 1921–23 June 2003 (Age 82)
Brim, Surry, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Nina Versie

When Nina Versie Gammons was born on 22 March 1921, in Brim, Surry, North Carolina, United States, her father, Joel Gammons, was 40 and her mother, Mary Alzry Hiatt, was 40. She married Dewey Cecil Lambert on 7 November 1936, in Hillsville, Carroll, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Westfield, Surry, North Carolina, United States in 1930 and Westfield Township, Surry, North Carolina, United States in 1940. She died on 23 June 2003, in Surry, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Mount Airy, Surry, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Dewey Cecil Lambert
Nina Versie Gammons
Marriage: 7 November 1936
James Larry Lambert
Carolyn Ann Lambert
Dewey Weldon Lambert
Nelda Kay Lambert
Hilda Sue Lambert
Gerald Thomas Lambert

Spouse and Children

7 November 1936
Hillsville, Carroll, Virginia, United States


    James Larry Lambert


    Carolyn Ann Lambert


    Dewey Weldon Lambert




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Parents and Siblings



+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 2

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 2

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 23

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Gammon .

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

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Story Highlight

Memories of William Henry and Gracie Darling Shelton Hiatt Posted on Facebook on June 5, 2013

Sherry Wadham We are descendants of two amazing people. My grandparents are examples of faith, courage and love. I'm proud to be a grand daughter of Gracie and Henry. My sisters Fay and Patty and …

Sources (3)

  • Versie N Lambert in household of Henrey C Lambert, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Versa Gammons in household of Joel Gammons, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Versie Gammons Lambert Hiatt in entry for David Lafayette Hiatt, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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