Alonzo "Lon" Christopher Story

9 November 1907–1 October 1982 (Age 74)
La Plata, Macon, Missouri, United States

The Life of Alonzo "Lon" Christopher

When Alonzo "Lon" Christopher Story was born on 9 November 1907, in La Plata, Macon, Missouri, United States, his father, John Franklin Story, was 35 and his mother, Surilda Elizabeth Barry, was 29. He married Oma Violet Doss on 15 June 1928, in La Plata, Macon, Missouri, United States. He lived in Election Precinct 15 Paonia, Delta, Colorado, United States in 1940. He died on 1 October 1982, in Paonia, Delta, Colorado, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Paonia, Delta, Colorado, United States.

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Alonzo "Lon" Christopher Story
Oma Violet Doss
Marriage: 15 June 1928

Spouse and Children

15 June 1928
La Plata, Macon, Missouri, United States

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World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1909 · Garden of the Gods Park

Age 2

In 1879, railroad tycoon, Charles Elliott Perkins bought 240 acres whrere The Garden of the Gods is located, and planned to use it as a summer home. Perkins died in 1907 before he could establish it as a public park. Perkin's children donated the now 480 acres to the city of Colorado Springs, to become a public park.

Age 20

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

Name Meaning

Northern English: variant spelling of Storey .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Lon C Story, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Alonzo C Stary, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Alonzo Story in household of John Story, "United States Census, 1910"

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