William Lloyd Askey

1938–2011 (Age 72)
Oxford, Furnas, Nebraska, United States

The Life of William Lloyd

When William Lloyd Askey was born on 21 December 1938, in Oxford, Furnas, Nebraska, United States, his father, William John Askey, was 26 and his mother, Esther Jane Stump, was 29. He married Judy May Smith on 6 July 1958, in Beaver City, Furnas, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 12 April 2011, in Cordell, Washita, Oklahoma Territory, United States, at the age of 72.

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William Lloyd Askey
Judy May Smith
Marriage: 6 July 1958
Dana Kay Askey

Spouse & Children

6 July 1958
Beaver City, Furnas, Nebraska, United States


Parents & Siblings



World Events (8)


Age 3

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.
1944 · Congress Passes the Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Project

Age 6

The Flood Control Act of 1944 was passed and would later be called the Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Program. It was named after the authors of the program Lewis A. Pick and William Glenn Sloan. It began as two separate plans but they both had the idea for an irrigation system that would help with the flooding of the Missouri River.
1958 · The First U.S. Satellite in Space

Age 20

Explorer 1 was the first satellite of the United States to be launched and successfully orbit the Earth.

Name Meaning

Northern English:1. from an early Middle English personal name of Scandinavian origin, related to Old Danish Aski, a derivative of askr ‘ash tree’. 2. variant of Askew .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • William Lloyd Askey, "Nebraska Marriages, 1855-1995"
  • William Lloyd Askey, "Nebraska Marriages, 1855-1995"

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