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Samuel Allen Lunsford
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Birth: Aug. 18, 1899
Alamance County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Apr. 17, 1990
Burlington
Alamance County
North Carolina, USA

Son of Robert L Faqua Lunsford(1857-1903) and Nora Ellen Sallie Lunsford Edwards.

Brother of:
--Children of Robert L Lunsford/Elizabeth Shelton Kimbrough
Mattie Mae Lunsford Webster(1883-1961)
--Children of Robert L Lunsford/Nora
Betty Lula Lunsford Smith Terry
[Sam Allen Lunsford]
Harvey Roberson Lunsford
--Children of Hayward Edwards/Nora
Walter T Edwards
Alma Mae Edwards Somers

Married to Lillian Lorena Tillman around 1919.

Sam and Lillian were the parents of:
Robert Allen Lunsford
Marian Eve Lunsford Temple(1922-2001)
Ivey O'Neal Lunsford
Samuel Allen Lunsford Jr
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North Carolina, Birth Indexes, 1800-2000
Name: Sam Allen Lunsford
Gender: Male
Race: White
Event Type: Delayed Birth
Birth Date: 19 Aug 1899
Birth County: Catawba
Parent1 Name: Nora Sally
Parent2 Name: Robert L Lunsford
Roll Number: NCVR_B_C021_68003
Volume: 1
Page: 268

1900 United States Federal Census
Name: Sam A Lunsford
Age: 1
Birth Date: Aug 1898
Birthplace: North Carolina
Home in 1900: High Towers, Caswell, North Carolina
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Step Son
Marital Status: Single
Father's Name: Robert L Lunsford
Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's name: Nora Lunsford
Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
Household Members:
Name Age
Robert L Lunsford 41
Nora Lunsford 22
Mottie Lunsford 14
Lula Lunsford 4
Sam A Lunsford 1

1910 United States Federal Census
Name: Sam A Lunsford
Age in 1910: 12
Birth Year: abt 1898
Birthplace: North Carolina
Home in 1910: Cunningham, Person, North Carolina
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Step Son
Marital Status: Single
Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's name: Nora Edwards
Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
Household Members:
Name Age
Haywood Edwards 28
Nora Edwards 28
Lester T Edwards 4
Alma Edwards 0
Lula Lunsford 14
Sam A Lunsford 12
Harvey R Lunsford 9

U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
Name: Sam Allen Lunsford
County: Caswell
State: North Carolina
Birth Date: 19 Aug 1898
Race: White

1920 United States Federal Census
Name: Samuel Lunsford
Age: 21
Birth Year: abt 1899
Birthplace: North Carolina
Home in 1920: Hightowers, Caswell, North Carolina
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Lillian Lunsford
Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
Household Members:
Name Age
Samuel Lunsford 21
Lillian Lunsford 19
Harvey Lunsford 18
Biddie Lunsford 19
Robert Lunsford 0

1930 United States Federal Census
Name: Sam A Lunsford
Gender: Male
Birth Year: abt 1900
Birthplace: North Carolina
Race: White
Home in 1930: Burlington, Alamance, North Carolina
Marital Status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Head
Spouse's Name: Lillian L Lunsford
Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
Household Members:
Name Age
Sam A Lunsford 30
Lillian L Lunsford 29
Robert A Lunsford 10
Marian Eve Lunsford 8
Ira O Lunsford 4
Fannie Isley 21

1940 United States Federal Census
Name: Sam A Lunsford
Age: 40
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1900
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birthplace: North Carolina
Marital Status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Head
Home in 1940: Mebane, Alamance, North Carolina
Street: Carr
Farm: No
Inferred Residence in 1935: Roxboro, Person, North Carolina
Residence in 1935: Roxboro, Person, North Carolina
Resident on farm in 1935: No
Sheet Number: 17B
Number of Household in Order of Visitation: 334
Occupation: Mechanic
House Owned or Rented: Rented
Value of Home or Monthly Rental if Rented: 10
Attended School or College: No
Highest Grade Completed: Elementary school, 5th grade
Hours Worked Week Prior to Census: 50
Class of Worker: Wage or salary worker in private work
Weeks Worked in 1939: 52
Income: 1040
Income Other Sources: No
Household Members:
Name Age
Sam A Lunsford 40
Lillian Lunsford 39
Marian E Lunsford 18
Sam A Lunsford 9
Lucis Lee 24
Ada L Lee 26

U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947
Name: Sam Allen Lunsford
Gender: Male
Race: White
Relationship: Self (Head)
Birth Date: 19 Aug 1899
Birth Place: Caswell, North Carolina
Residence: Mebane, Alamance, North Carolina, USA
Registration Year: 1942
Household Members:
Name
Sam Allen Lunsford
Lillian Lorina Lunsford

North Carolina, Death Indexes, 1908-2004
Name: Sam Allen Lunsford
Gender: Male
Race: White
Marital Status: Widowed
Social Security Number: 242031358
Occupation: Outside Machinist
Father's Name: Robert Lunsford
Mother's Name: Nora Sally
Age: 90
Date of Birth: 18 Aug 1899
Birthplace: Alamance County
Address: 323 Baldwin Road
Residence City: Burlington
Residence County: Alamance
Residence State: North Carolina
Date of Death: 17 Apr 1990
Death City: Burlington
Death County: Alamance
Death State: North Carolina
Autopsy: No
Institution: Nursing and Rest Homes
Attendant: Physician
Burial Date:
Burial Place: Burlington, N.C.
Cemetery: Alamance Mamorial Park
Funeral Home:
Source Vendor: NC Department of Health. North Carolina Deaths, 1988-92 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Nora Sally Edwards (1879 - 1945)
 
 Spouse:
  Lillian Lorena Tillman Lunsford (1900 - 1960)
 
 Children:
  Robert Allen Lunsford (1919 - 1994)*
  Ivey O'Neal Lunsford (1926 - 1998)*
  S. A. Steve Lunsford (1930 - 2010)*
 
 Siblings:
  Betty Lula Lunsford Terry (1895 - 1970)*
  Samuel Allen Lunsford (1899 - 1990)
  Harvey Roberson Lunsford (1902 - 1990)*
  Walter T Edwards (1905 - 1991)*
  Alma Mae Edwards Somers (1909 - 1977)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Alamance Memorial Park
Burlington
Alamance County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: 4losthistory
Record added: May 28, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 130497060
Samuel Allen Lunsford
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Samuel Allen Lunsford
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