Allen Hubbard Cost Sr

16 May 1884–9 July 1945 (Age 61)
Alabama, United States

The Life Summary of Allen Hubbard

When Allen Hubbard Cost Sr was born on 16 May 1884, in Alabama, United States, his father, Allen Sylvester Waterman Cost, was 28 and his mother, Sarah Elizabeth Sallie Hubbard, was 24. He married Lula Marie Hill on 30 June 1905, in Shelby, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Pelham, Shelby, Alabama, United States for about 20 years and Election Precinct 17 Pelham, Shelby, Alabama, United States in 1940. He died on 9 July 1945, in Keystone, Shelby, Alabama, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Pelham, Shelby, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

Allen Hubbard Cost Sr
Lula Marie Hill
Marriage: 30 June 1905
Murray Jack Cost
Gladys May Cost
Hazel Cost
Prudence Ailene Cost
Allen Hubbard Cost Jr
Margaret Janette Cost

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 June 1905Shelby, Alabama, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
    1895 · Alabama State Flag is Adopted
    Age 11
    Alabama adopted its state flag on February 16, 1895. Act 383 of the Alabama state legislature states, “The flag of the State of Alabama shall be a crimson cross of St. Andrew on a field of white.”
    1901 · Assassination of Mckinley
    Age 17
    President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

    Name Meaning

    German and Dutch: variant of Kost .Americanized form of Polish, Czech, Slovak, and Rusyn Kost or a shortened and altered form of any other Slavic surname beginning with Kost-, e.g. Serbian Kostić (see Kostic ).

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

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    Sources (20)

    • Hubbard Cost in entry for Unknown, "Alabama, County Birth Registers, 1881-1930"
    • Hubard Cash in household of Allen W Cash, "United States Census, 1900"
    • A H Cost in entry for Lonnie Carter and Hazel Cost Butler, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"

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