William Russel Lamson

9 September 1918–9 February 1953 (Age 34)
Wiley, Prowers, Colorado, United States

The Life of William Russel

When William Russel Lamson was born on 9 September 1918, in Wiley, Prowers, Colorado, United States, his father, William Bintliff Lamson, was 49 and his mother, Nora Edna Pollard, was 38. He lived in Election Precinct 7 Wiley, Prowers, Colorado, United States in 1930. He died on 9 February 1953, in Wiley, Prowers, Colorado, United States, at the age of 34, and was buried in Wiley Cemetery, Wareland, Bent, Colorado, United States.

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William Bintliff Lamson
Nora Edna Pollard
Inez H Lamson
Cecil Floyd Lamson
Dana Theodore Lamson
Lucy Frances Lamson
Dorothy M. Lamson
Esther E Lamson
Mary V Lamson
William Russel Lamson

Parents and Siblings

    William Bintliff Lamson





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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

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 The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1921 · Flash floods kill 1500

Age 3

On June 3 1921, flash floods in Pueblo cause over $20 million in damage and kill over 1,500 people in its wake.

Age 11

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Lamb 2.

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

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Sources (2)

  • William Lamson Jr. in household of William B Lamson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • William R. Lamson, "Find A Grave Index"

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