Lon Fincher

1929–2001 (Age 72)
Ethridge, Lawrence, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Lon

When Lon Fincher was born on 21 February 1929, in Ethridge, Lawrence, Tennessee, United States, his father, Zebulon Vance Fincher, was 52 and his mother, Mary Lou Belew, was 34. He lived in Giles, Tennessee, United States in 1930 and Campbellsville, Giles, Tennessee, United States in 1940. He died on 9 July 2001, in Tennessee, United States, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

Zebulon Vance Fincher
1876–1956
Mary Lou Belew
1894–1967
Carl C Fincher
1922–
Ruby Lee Fincher
1925–
Carmie Fincher
1926–
Lon Fincher
1929–2001
Francis Fincher
1932–
Frank Fincher
1932–
Carl Fincher
1943–2001

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(7)

  • Carl C Fincher

    Male1922–Male

  • Ruby Lee Fincher

    Female1925–Female

  • Carmie Fincher

    Female1926–Female

  • Male1929–2001Male

  • Francis Fincher

    Female1932–Female

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World Events (8)

1931

Age 2

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.
1931 · The Parthenon is Built

Age 2

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. 
1948 · The Beginning of the Cold War

Age 19

The Berlin Blockade was the first major crises of the Cold War. The Soviet Union blocked all access to the sectors of Berlin under Western control and offered to drop the blockade if the newly introduced Deutsche Mark was removed from West Berlin. The Berlin Blockade showed the different ideological and economic visions for postwar Europe. Even though there wasn't any fire fight during the cold war, many of these skirmishes arose and almost caused nuclear war on multiple occasions.

Name Meaning

English: unexplained.

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

Sources (2)

  • Lon Fincher in household of Zeb Fincher, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Lon V Fincher in household of Zeb V Fincher, "United States Census, 1930"

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