Lowell Elwood Bickel

16 March 1912–17 January 1964 (Age 51)
Era, Cooke, Texas, United States

The Life of Lowell Elwood

When Lowell Elwood Bickel was born on 16 March 1912, in Era, Cooke, Texas, United States, his father, John Peter Bickel, was 46 and his mother, Sallie Estelle Robinson, was 42. He lived in Valley View, Cooke, Texas, United States in 1920 and Justice Precinct 6, Cooke, Texas, United States in 1930. He died on 17 January 1964, in Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States, at the age of 51, and was buried in Era, Cooke, Texas, United States.

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John Peter Bickel
Sallie Estelle Robinson
Leonard Aldis Bickel
Onita Delores Bickel
Lowell Elwood Bickel

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World Events (8)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York

Age 2

Satilla was the first Deepwater Steamship to arrive at the port of Houston. This accomplishment successfully established a steamboat service between Houston and New York City.

Age 15

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch and German: from bickel ‘pickaxe’ or ‘chisel’, hence a metonymic occupational name for someone who made pickaxes or worked with a pickaxe or for a stonemason. Compare Bick .2 German: nickname for a dice player, from the same word in the sense ‘die’.3 South German: from a pet form of Burkhart .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elwood Bickel in household of Sallie E Bickel, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lowel E Bickle in household of John P Bickle, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lowell Elwood Bickel, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"

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