Helen Louise Ames

5 July 1909–22 May 1995 (Age 85)
Lenawee, Michigan, United States

The Life of Helen Louise

When Helen Louise Ames was born on 5 July 1909, in Lenawee, Michigan, United States, her father, Frank Henry Ames, was 47 and her mother, Wilhelmina Dollie Masters, was 34. She lived in Hudson, Lenawee, Michigan, United States for about 20 years. She died on 22 May 1995, in Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan, United States, at the age of 85.

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Frank Henry Ames
Wilhelmina Dollie Masters
Charles Paul Ames
Clifford Ames
Henry Bush Ames
Byron Ames
Earl McCowen Ames
Robert Hardy Ames
Emily E Ames
Helen Louise Ames
Frank H Ames

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World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 1

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
1910 · Upper Twin Falls Bridge

Age 1

The Upper Twin Falls Bridge which connected Breitung Township, Michigan, to Florence County, Wisconsin. The through-truss bridge spanned the Menominee River and was completed in 1910. The bridge was closed to through traffic in 1971 and was listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Age 23

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

Name Meaning

1 English: from the Old French and Middle English personal name Amys, Amice, which is either directly from Latin amicus ‘friend’, used as a personal name, or via a Late Latin derivative of this, Amicius.2 German: of uncertain origin. Perhaps a nickname for an active person, from a Germanic word related to Old High German amazzig ‘busy’. Compare modern German Ameise ‘ant’.

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

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  • Helen L Ames in household of Frank H Ames, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Helen Ames in household of Frank Ames Sr., "United States Census, 1920"
  • Helen S Ames in household of Frank H Ames, "United States Census, 1910"

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