Elizabeth Maxine Ayers (1920 - 1991)

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Elizabeth was married 1941 to Howard Ernst Lamborn, Tulsa, Tulsa CO, Oklahoma. They issued one child, now deceased.
She and older sister Louise lived together as young women in Oklahoma City for a few years before Louise moved to Atlanta, Georgia to continue her education. It was in Oklahoma City as a dental assistant where Elizabeth met her future husband Howard Lamborn at a dental convention. Elizabeth moved back to Tulsa where she married Howard and they issued their child. Howard became ill and was institutionalized for the remainder of his life. Their child died in 1974 and Elizabeth suffered a severe stroke during May 1985. She never fully recovered and was taken to a nursing home in Dallas, Texas where a nephew & wife cared for her.
Elizabeth was a beautiful lady, enjoyed entertaining friends and family, was a very successful socialite in Tulsa, and was well-loved by all who knew her. She was an excellent seamstress, and was a tremendous blessing in my life, always there for me, and we enjoyed many wonderful fun events, activities and travels together.

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Birth

at Home,
Sapulpa, Creek County, Oklahoma United States

Death


Dallas, Dallas County, Texas United States
Cause of death: Complications from a stroke suffered 1985

Cause of death

Complications from a stroke suffered 1985

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Nursing Home,
Dallas, Dallas County, Texas United States

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Family

Father: Charles Julius Ayers
Mother: Linna Arvilla Stansberry
Siblings: Linna Louise Ayers

Education

Tulsa Central H.S. and University of Tulsa

Professions

Dental assistant, retired homemaker

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Middle name

Maxine

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Ethnicity

Prussian, Jewish, English, Irish, Welsh

Nationality

United States

Religion

Catholic

Gender

Female

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1920 - In the year that Elizabeth Maxine Ayers was born, on January 1, over 6000 people were arrested and put in prison because they were suspected of being communists. . Many had to be released in a few weeks and only 3 guns were found in their homes. The U.S. Department of Justice "red hunt" netted thousands of "radicals" and suspected "communists" and aliens were deported. But the "hunt" ended after Attorney General Palmer forecast a massive radical uprising on May Day and the day passed without incident.

1946 - At the age of 26 years old, Elizabeth was alive when pediatrician Dr. Benjamin Spock's book "The Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care" was published. It sold half a million copies in the first six months. Aside from the Bible, it became the best selling book of the 20th century. A generation of Baby Boomers were raised by the advice of Dr. Spock.

1966 - Elizabeth was 46 years old when on September 8th, the first Star Trek episode, "The Man Trap," was broadcast on NBC. The plot concerned a creature that sucked salt from human bodies. The original series only aired for 3 seasons due to low ratings.

1971 - At the age of 51 years old, Elizabeth was alive when in March, Intel shipped the first microprocessor to Busicom, a Japanese manufacturer of calculators. The microprocessor has since allowed computers to become smaller and faster, leading to smaller and more versatile handheld devices, home computers, and supercomputers.

1991 - In the year of Elizabeth Maxine Ayers's passing, on January 16th, Allied forces began the first phase of Operation Desert Storm. Saddam Hussein's forces had previously invaded the sovereign state of Kuwait and the focus of the operation was to remove his Iraqi troops from Kuwait. On February 24th, the ground war began. Within 100 hours, American ground troops declared Kuwait liberated.

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