Esther Belle Wimberley

31 October 1894–3 March 1979 (Age 84)
Wimberley, Hays, Texas, United States

The Life of Esther Belle

When Esther Belle Wimberley was born on 31 October 1894, in Wimberley, Hays, Texas, United States, her father, Pleasant Wimberley Jr., was 32 and her mother, Fannie Leona Smith, was 32. She married Arthur J Long on 12 February 1935, in Douglas, Cochise, Arizona, United States. She lived in San Marcos, Hays, Texas, United States for about 10 years and Justice Precinct 1, Hays, Texas, United States in 1940. She died on 3 March 1979, in Austin, Travis, Texas, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Wimberley, Hays, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Arthur J Long
1871–1936
Esther Belle Wimberley
1894–1979
Marriage: 12 February 1935

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
12 February 1935
Douglas, Cochise, Arizona, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1901 · Spindletop Oilfield Discovered

Age 7

"Spindletop, located south of Beaumont, becomes the first major oil well to be discovered in Texas. Other fields were discovered in shortly after, which ultimately led to the highly impactful ""oil boom""."
1917

Age 23

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

English: see Wimberly .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ester L Wimberley in household of Fannie L Wimberley, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Esta Belle Long in household of Fannie L Wimberley, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Esther B Wimberley in household of Fannie L Wimberley, "United States Census, 1900"

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