Lydia Anne Brister

23 February 1910–8 March 2009 (Age 99)
Mississippi, United States

The Life of Lydia Anne

When Lydia Anne Brister was born on 23 February 1910, in Mississippi, United States, her father, George Tillman Brister, was 28 and her mother, Fannie Bullock, was 28. She had at least 1 daughter with Willis Allen. She lived in Beat 3, Lincoln, Mississippi, United States in 1910 and Lincoln, Mississippi, United States in 1920. She died on 8 March 2009, in Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 99, and was buried in Lincoln, Mississippi, United States.

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Willis Allen
Lydia Anne Brister
Fannie Mae Allen

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    Amanda or Lamanda Brister


    J Outland Brister



    Julia Ann Brister



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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

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.
1916 · Mississippi State Sanatorium for TB is Established

Age 6

The Mississippi State Sanatorium is a hospital used for tuberculosis patients. This lasted from 1918 to the 1950s. The Sanatorium has now been turned into a museum.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 27

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Bristow .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Littie Brister in household of George T Brister, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Lydia Brister in household of G T Brister, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mrs Liddie Brister Or Lillie Allen, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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