Cleta Lucille Post

Female6 February 1902–7 March 1988

Brief Life History of Cleta Lucille

When Cleta Lucille Post was born on 6 February 1902, in Grand Saline, Van Zandt, Texas, United States, her father, Samuel Houston Post, was 28 and her mother, Katie Elizabeth Collins, was 24. She had at least 1 son and 3 daughters with Arthur Francis Brown. She lived in Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States for about 30 years. She died on 7 March 1988, in Dallas, Texas, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States.

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Arthur Francis Brown
Cleta Lucille Post
Ellen Katherine Brown
Fannie Mae Brown
Betty Lou Brown

Sources (12)

  • Cleta Brown, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Cleta Lucille Post, "Texas Births and Christenings, 1840-1981"
  • Cleta Lucille Brown, "Texas Death Index, 1964-1998"

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Children (4)

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Siblings (7)

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World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

1905 · Construction of the Praetorian Building

Age 3

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.


Age 25

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

North German, Danish, and Dutch: topographic name for someone who lived near a post or pole (Middle Low German, Middle Dutch post, from Latin postis), presumably one of some significance, e.g. serving as a landmark or boundary, or a habitational name from any of several places in northern Germany called Post, probably from this word.

North German, Dutch, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a messenger or mailman, from post ‘mail’.

Probably also an altered form of German Pfost .

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

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