Edward Palmore Lehnhoff

4 February 1903–12 October 1951 (Age 48)
Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of Edward Palmore

When Edward Palmore Lehnhoff was born on 4 February 1903, in Missouri, United States, his father, Gustavus A Lehnhoff, was 35 and his mother, Jennie S Sheppard, was 35. He lived in Clarksville, Red River, Texas, United States in 1920 and Justice Precinct 1, Ward, Texas, United States in 1940. He died on 12 October 1951, in Paris, Lamar, Texas, United States, at the age of 48, and was buried in Paris, Lamar, Texas, United States.

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World Events (8)

1904 · The World's Fair of 1904
Age 1
St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1905 · Construction of the Praetorian Building
Age 2
Texas completed the construction of the Praetorian Building (Stone Plane Tower) in 1909. It was the first skyscraper in Texas and the Southwestern United States. The building had 15 stories and was 190 ft tall.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
Age 13
Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

German (Westphalia): habitational name from a place in the Ruhr, named with Middle Low German lēn ‘loan(ed land)’ + hof ‘farmstead’, ‘manor farm’.

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

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Sources (7)

  • E Palmore Lenhoff in household of Gustavus A Lenhoff, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Palmore Lehnhoff in household of G A Lehnhoff, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Palmore Lehnhoff, "United States Census, 1940"

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