Vollie Vanderman Lunsford

1903–1961 (Age 57)
Waco, York, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Vollie Vanderman

When Vollie Vanderman Lunsford was born on 2 August 1903, in Waco, York, Nebraska, United States, his father, Franklin David Lunsford, was 44 and his mother, Dorothea Ann Hohnbaum, was 29. He married Marie Weter on 29 June 1926, in United States. He lived in Christian, Missouri, United States in 1935 and York, York, Nebraska, United States in 1940. He died on 26 May 1961, in Chadwick, Christian, Missouri, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Chadwick, Christian, Missouri, United States.

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Vollie Vanderman Lunsford
Marie Weter
Marriage: 29 June 1926

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29 June 1926
United States

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World Events (8)


Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 1

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 16

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 The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name, probably from Lundsford in East Sussex, so named from an Old English personal name Lundrǣd + Old English ford ‘ford’, or possibly from Lunsford in Kent, although this was earlier called Lullesworthe (from the Old English personal name Lull + worð ‘enclosure’); it is not certain whether the development to Lunsford took place early enough to have produced the surname.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Vollie Lunsford in household of Harry Hohnbaum, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Wolly V Lunsford in household of William Hohnbaum, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Vollie Lunsford, "United States Census, 1940"

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