William Earl "Early" Wamsley

Male10 December 1889–22 July 1944

Brief Life History of William Earl "Early"

When William Earl "Early" Wamsley was born on 10 December 1889, in Ritchie, West Virginia, United States, his father, John Nelson Wamsley, was 38 and his mother, Emma Virgina Yates, was 27. He married Lakie A Grimm on 4 February 1911, in District of Columbia, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Lockland, Hamilton, Ohio, United States for about 5 years and Hamilton, Ohio, United States in 1944. He died on 22 July 1944, in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States, at the age of 54.

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William Earl "Early" Wamsley
Lakie A Grimm
Marriage: 4 February 1911
Teressa Wamsley
Chester E Wamsley
Lester L. Wamsley
William Earl Wamsley Jr

Sources (19)

  • Earl Wamsley in household of Emma Wamsley, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Wm. E. Wamsley, "West Virginia Births, 1853-1930"
  • Earl Wamsley, "District of Columbia Marriages, 1811-1950"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 February 1911District of Columbia, United States
  • Children (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (7)

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    World Events (8)

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

    Age 1

    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    1890 · Woman's Suffrage

    Age 1

    An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.


    Age 15

    St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

    Name Meaning

    English (Lancashire and Yorkshire): variant of Walmsley .

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

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