Henry T Lancaster

1914–1985 (Age 71)
Gainesville, Hall, Georgia, United States

The Life of Henry T

When Henry T Lancaster was born on 2 March 1914, in Gainesville, Hall, Georgia, United States, his father, William Washington Lancaster, was 25 and his mother, Nancy L Reed, was 24. He lived in Fulton, Kalamazoo, Michigan Territory, United States in 1985. He died on 17 March 1985, in Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia, United States, at the age of 71.

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Henry T Lancaster
1914–1985
Mrs Lillie Mae Lancaster
1909–1974

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World Events (8)

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.
1922 · Women Granted the Right to Vote

Age 8

The 19th Amendment, which allowed women the right to vote, was passed and became federal law on August 26, 1920. Georgia law prevented women from voting until 1922. The amendment wasn’t officially ratified until 1970.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 21

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Lancaster in northwestern England, named in Old English as ‘Roman fort on the Lune’, from the Lune river, on which it stands, + Old English cæster ‘Roman fort or walled city’ (Latin castra ‘legionary camp’). The river name is probably British, perhaps related to Gaelic slán ‘healthy’, ‘salubrious’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Henry T Lancaster, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Henry T Lancaster in household of William W Lancaster, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Henry Lancaster, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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