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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Family Time Line

William Bintliff Lamson
1869–1935
Nora Edna Pollard
1879–1962
Inez H Lamson
1900–1981
Cecil Floyd Lamson
1902–1986
Dana Theodore Lamson
1904–1957
Lucy Frances Lamson
1906–1981
Dorothy M. Lamson
1909–1987
Esther E Lamson
1912–1920
Mary V Lamson
1915–1986
William Russel Lamson
1918–1953

Parents and Siblings

    William Bintliff Lamson

    Male1869–1935Male

    Female1879–1962Female

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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 The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.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.
1929

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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