Lola Taylor Wells

1919–1953 (Age 34)
Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Lola

When Lola Taylor Wells was born in 1919, her father, James Sabert Taylor, was 26 and her mother, Lula Noakes, was 23. She lived in Gillis Bluff Township, Butler, Missouri, United States for about 10 years. She died on 15 May 1953, in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 34.

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Family Time Line

James Sabert Taylor
1893–1970
Lula Noakes
1896–1980
Lola Taylor Wells
1919–1953
Sabert Miles Taylor
1927–1997

Parents & Siblings

  • James Sabert Taylor

    Male1893–1970Male

  • Female1896–1980Female

siblings

(2)

  • Female1919–1953Female

  • Sabert Miles Taylor

    Male1927–1997Male

World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 0

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1926 · Mammoth Cave is Discovered

Age 7

In 1926, in central Kentucky, Mammoth Cave was discovered. It dates back to Mississippian times and consists of over four hundred miles of passageway. On July 1, 1941, the cave was made a National Park.
1929

Age 10

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: occupational name for a tailor, from Old French tailleur (Late Latin taliator, from taliare ‘to cut’). The surname is extremely common in Britain and Ireland, and its numbers have been swelled by its adoption as an Americanized form of the numerous equivalent European names, most of which are also very common among Ashkenazic Jews, for example Schneider , Szabó , and Portnov .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Lola Taylor in household of James S Taylor, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lola Taylor in household of James S Taylor, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lola Wells, "Kentucky Death Records, 1911-1965"

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