Allen Byrne Lester

3 February 1924–3 May 1990 (Age 66)
Hilliard, Uinta, Wyoming, United States

The Life of Allen Byrne

When Allen Byrne Lester was born on 3 February 1924, in Hilliard, Uinta, Wyoming, United States, his father, Merle Lester, was 27 and his mother, Frances Bell, was 20. He married Beryl Dean Toone on 24 June 1950, in Mammoth, Juab, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Election District 4 Hilliard, Uinta, Wyoming, United States in 1940 and World for about 10 years. He died on 3 May 1990, in Evanston, Uinta, Wyoming, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Evanston, Uinta, Wyoming, United States.

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Family Time Line

Allen Byrne Lester
1924–1990
Beryl Dean Toone
1929–2019
Marriage: 24 June 1950
Evan Allen Lester
1951–1989
Debra Jean Lester
1952–2013
Roseann Lester
1954–1954
Thomas Merle Lester
1955–2011
Joseph Byrne Lester
1957–1957

Spouse and Children

    Male1924–1990Male

    Beryl Dean Toone

    Female1929–2019Female

MARRIAGE
24 June 1950
Mammoth, Juab, Utah, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1927

Age 3

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1929

Age 5

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 18

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from Leicester, named in Old English from the tribal name Ligore (itself adapted from a British river name) + Old English ceaster ‘Roman fort or walled city’ (Latin castra ‘legionary camp’).2 English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Lestre in Normandy.3 English and Scottish: variant of Lister .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Alan Byrne Lester in household of Merle Lester, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Allen B. Lester, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Allen Byrne Lester, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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