Lola Altha Keelin

15 November 1892–27 September 1979 (Age 86)
Pickton, Hopkins, Texas, United States

The Life Summary of Lola Altha

When Lola Altha Keelin was born on 15 November 1892, in Pickton, Hopkins, Texas, United States, her father, Daniel Harvey Keelin, was 41 and her mother, Jane Ellen Lanford, was 31. She married Robert Bailey Burns on 18 February 1912, in Sulphur Springs, Hopkins, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Como, Hopkins, Texas, United States in 1935 and Justice Precinct 1, Hopkins, Texas, United States in 1940. She died on 27 September 1979, in Sulphur Springs, Hopkins, Texas, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Sulphur Springs, Hopkins, Texas, United States.

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Robert Bailey Burns
Lola Altha Keelin
Marriage: 18 February 1912
Geraldine Burns
Janie B Burns
Robert E Burns

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World Events (8)

1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company
Age 2
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.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
Age 4
A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
Age 24
Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

Variant of Irish or English Keeling .

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

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Sources (14)

  • Lola Burns in household of R B Burns, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Lola A Heelin in household of Dan H Heelin, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lola Keelin in household of Dan Keelin, "United States Census, 1910"

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