james l jim lawson

9 February 1914–8 October 2007 (Age 93)
Newton, Newton, Texas, United States

The Life of james l jim

james l jim lawson was born on 9 February 1914, in Newton, Newton, Texas, United States. He died on 8 October 2007, in Houston, Harris, Texas, United States, at the age of 93.

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james l jim lawson
1914–2007
paula sabatier lawson
1916–2008

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World Events (3)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 2

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.
1917

Age 3

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1929 · The Great Depression Arrives

Age 15

Like most of the country, the economy of Texas suffered greatly after the Stock Market Crash of 1929. Thousands of city workers were suddenly unemployed and relied on a variety of government relief programs; unemployed Mexican citizens were required to take one-way bus tickets to Mexico.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and northern English: patronymic from Law 1.2 Americanized form of Swedish Larsson .

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

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