Lula Delinda Lish

25 December 1918–2 December 1998 (Age 79)
McCammon, Bannock, Idaho, United States

The Life of Lula Delinda

When Lula Delinda Lish was born on 25 December 1918, in McCammon, Bannock, Idaho, United States, her father, Andrew Ray Lish, was 27 and her mother, Natalia Alvera Huff, was 22. She married Leslie Vern Barnhart on 4 November 1938, in Kittitas, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Twin Falls, Twin Falls, Idaho, United States in 1930 and South Ellensburg Election Precinct, Kittitas, Washington, United States in 1940. She died on 2 December 1998, in Ellensburg, Kittitas, Washington, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in High Valley Cemetery, Ellensburg, Kittitas, Washington, United States.

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Leslie Vern Barnhart
Lula Delinda Lish
Marriage: 4 November 1938
Jimmy Dee Barnhart

Spouse and Children

4 November 1938
Kittitas, Washington, United States


    Jimmy Dee Barnhart


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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1919 · Seattle General Strike

Age 1

The Seattle general strike was a five day strike in 1919, where around 65,000 workers began striking for higher wages. This happened two years after WWI  wage controls.
1940 · Galloping Gertie

Age 22

Galloping Gertie is the reference used to describe the Tacoma Narrows Bridge. It opened on July 1, 1940 four months later it no longer existed. On November 7, 1940 the wind guests came up to 40 miles an hour causing the bridge to twist and vibrate violently before it collapsed into Puget Sound. The only victim of the bridge collapsing was a three-legged paralyzed dog named Tubby whose owner tried to rescue him from the car but he wouldn’t go with him.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: unexplained.Probably a shortened form of northern Irish and Scottish McLeish .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lula Delinda Lish Barnhart in household of Leslie Vern Barnhart, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Lula Lish in household of Andrew Lish, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lulu Barnhart in household of Vern Barnhart, "United States Census, 1940"

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