Delia Garrett

21 August 1877–19 November 1961 (Age 84)
Illinois, United States

The Life of Delia

When Delia Garrett was born on 21 August 1877, in Illinois, United States, her father, Jasper Garrett, was 25 and her mother, Mary Alice Goodman, was 17. She married Calvin B Lambert in Garland, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Hot Springs, Garland, Arkansas, United States in 1935 and Justice Precinct 3, Grayson, Texas, United States in 1940. She died on 19 November 1961, in Clark, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Amity, Clark, Arkansas, United States.

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Calvin B Lambert
Delia Garrett
Gracie Victoria Lambert
Bertha Lambert
Monroe Lambert
Oma Alice Lambert
Lewin E Lambert

Spouse and Children

Garland, Arkansas, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Jasper Garrett


    Mary Alice Goodman





    Irene Ellen Garrett


World Events (8)

1881 · Construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway

Age 4

Grenville M. Dodge oversaw the construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway. Work began at Hodge Junction, and eventually extended to the New Mexico border by 1888. Service began on April 1, 1888, with trains travelling between Fort Worth and Denver.
1883 · The Mosaic Templar is Founded

Age 6

The Mosaic Templar is an African American fraternal organization founded in Little Rock. it was founded by former slaves, John Edward Bush and Chester W. Keatts. It was part of a movement that was going on at the time, where everyone was forming fraternities and sororities. The main departments for this one where endowment, monument, analysis, uniform, rank, recapitulation, records, and a juvenile division.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 23

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

English: from either of two Germanic personal names introduced to Britain by the Normans: Gerard, composed of the elements gar, ger ‘spear’, ‘lance’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’; and Gerald, composed of the elements gār, gēr ‘spear’, ‘lance’ + wald ‘rule’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Delia Lambert in household of Calvin Lambert, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Delia Lambert in household of Guy Burchfield, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Delia Lambert in household of Calvin Lambert, "United States Census, 1930"

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