Lora Nell Lott

1934–2010 (Age 75)
Coy City, Karnes, Texas, United States

The Life of Lora Nell

When Lora Nell Lott was born on 27 November 1934, in Coy City, Karnes, Texas, United States, her father, Joseph Milton Lott, was 28 and her mother, Callie Elizabeth Ryan, was 27. She lived in Justice Precinct 5, Willacy, Texas, United States in 1940. She died on 25 January 2010, in Liberty, Texas, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Liberty, Liberty, Texas, United States.

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Lora Nell Lott
WC "Dub" Sanders

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  • Billy Joe Lott


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World Events (8)

1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 1

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.
1949 · 1950s Texas Drought

Age 15

One of most intense, costly, and devastating droughts ever recorded in the state of Texas. The entire state was in a state of drought by the summer of 1951. Less than 30-50% of the normal rainfall was received during this period. The state was plagued with dust storms similar to those from the infamous Dust Bowl. The drought ended in a destructive manner throughout 1957; storms, hail, tornadoes, and deadly floods.
1954 · Right to Serve on Juries

Age 20

In 1954, women finally won the right to serve on juries.

Name Meaning

1 English: from a medieval personal name brought to England by the Normans, of uncertain origin. It may be the Hebrew personal name Lot ‘covering’, which was relatively popular in northern France, or a reduced form of various names formed with the diminutive suffix -lot (originally a combination of -el + -ot), commonly used with women's names.2 English: from Middle English lot(t)e ‘lot’, ‘portion’ (Old English hlot), in the sense of an allotted share of land, hence a status name for someone who held such a plot.3 Dutch: metonymic occupational name for a plumber or lead roofer, from lood ‘lead’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Lora Noel Lott in household of Joe Lott, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Lora Nell Lott in entry for Karen Sanders, "Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997"
  • Lora Nell Lott Sanders, "Find A Grave Index"

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