Henry Pauline Lancaster

1927–1988 (Age 60)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Henry Pauline

When Henry Pauline Lancaster was born on 15 November 1927, in Tennessee, United States, her father, Henry Caswell Lancaster, was 29 and her mother, Mary Margaret Rebecca Reneau, was 21. She married Jesse Luther Loveday on 5 June 1948, in Jefferson, Tennessee, United States. She died on 25 August 1988, in Dandridge, Jefferson, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 60.

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Henry Pauline Lancaster
1927–1988
Jesse Luther Loveday
1921–1983
Marriage: 5 June 1948

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
5 June 1948
Jefferson, Tennessee, United States

Parents & Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1929

Age 2

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1931 · The Parthenon is Built

Age 4

In 1931, a full scale replica of the Parthenon in Greece was erected in Nashville, Tennessee. The Parthenon was meant to be temporary, but became a permanent part of Tennessee culture. It also has a replica of the statue of Athena the Goddess of War.At the same time a city over Memphis built  giant pyramid replica to remind everyone what the city was named for. 
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 17

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Lancaster in northwestern England, named in Old English as ‘Roman fort on the Lune’, from the Lune river, on which it stands, + Old English cæster ‘Roman fort or walled city’ (Latin castra ‘legionary camp’). The river name is probably British, perhaps related to Gaelic slán ‘healthy’, ‘salubrious’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Henry Pauline Lancaster, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
  • Henry Pauline Lancaster, "Tennessee State Marriage Index, 1780-2002"
  • Henry Pauline Lancaster, "Tennessee State Marriage Index, 1780-2002"

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