William Lee Noblitt

1880–1975 (Age 95)
Antelope, Nebraska, United States

The Life of William Lee

When William Lee Noblitt was born on 27 January 1880, in Antelope, Nebraska, United States, his father, Samuel Noblitt, was 19 and his mother, Selestia Ella Geers, was 19. He married Anna Amelia Bruck on 29 November 1906, in Alton, Madison, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Alton Township, Madison, Illinois, United States in 1940. He died on 28 October 1975, in Alton, Madison, Illinois, United States, at the age of 95, and was buried in Oakwood Cemetery, Alton Township, Madison, Illinois, United States.

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William Lee Noblitt
Anna Amelia Bruck
Marriage: 29 November 1906
Celestine Anna Noblitt

Spouse & Children

29 November 1906
Alton, Madison, Illinois, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • Samuel Noblitt


  • Selestia Ella Geers




World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1885 · The First Skyscraper

Age 5

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 26

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English Noblett .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • William Noblitt, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Will Noblitt, "United States Census, 1930"
  • William L Noblitt, "United States Census, 1920"

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