Thelma Lesta Sherrill

13 April 1911–27 September 2002 (Age 91)
Hanford, Kings, California, United States

The Life of Thelma Lesta

Thelma Lesta Sherrill was born on 13 April 1911, in Hanford, Kings, California, United States. She married Lester Thomas Lumsden on 12 May 1979, in Sonoma, California, United States. She died on 27 September 2002, in Coos Bay, Coos, Oregon, United States, at the age of 91.

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Family Time Line

Lester Thomas Lumsden
Thelma Lesta Sherrill
Marriage: 12 May 1979

Spouse and Children

12 May 1979
Sonoma, California, United States

World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 1

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1912 · Women Granted Right to Vote

Age 1

Women were granted the right to vote in Oregon on November 5, 1912, with 52% of male voters in favor. 
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 24

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 (Devon): unexplained. Compare Sherrell .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Thelma L Browne, "California Marriage Index, 1960-1985"
  • Thelma L Sherrill, "California Marriage Index, 1960-1985"

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