Flossie E Lambert

1902–1945 (Age 43)
Oregon, Ogle, Illinois, United States

The Life of Flossie E

When Flossie E Lambert was born on 10 August 1902, in Oregon, Ogle, Illinois, United States, her father, Charles Thomas Lambert, was 34 and her mother, Nellie Josephine Sadler, was 38. She married Earle C. Henschel on 10 September 1929, in Clinton, Clinton, Iowa, United States. She lived in Grand Detour, Ogle, Illinois, United States in 1910 and Dixon, Lee, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. She died on 28 September 1945, in Rockford, Winnebago, Illinois, United States, at the age of 43, and was buried in Dixon, Lee, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Flossie E Lambert
Earle C. Henschel
Marriage: 10 September 1929

Spouse & Children

10 September 1929
Clinton, Clinton, Iowa, United States

Parents & Siblings



World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 8

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 14

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

This name has been translated as "bright or fair lamb." It is more likely from the Old German name Laudbert, from "land-brecht," one distinguished among the people.

Story Highlight

Flossie E Lambert Witt Henschel Obituaries

Dixon Evening Telegraph; 9 Nov 1945, page 4. Private funeral services for Mrs. Flossie Henschel, who passed away in Rockford, will be held from the Melvin funeral home in Dixon Saturday morning at 10 …

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Sources (3)

  • Flossie E Hensel in household of Charles T Lambert, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Flossie Lambert in household of Charles Lambert, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Flossie E Lambert in household of Charles T Lambert, "United States Census, 1910"

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