Leula Alma Garner

22 September 1886–9 May 1970 (Age 83)
Three Lakes Township, Redwood, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Leula Alma

When Leula Alma Garner was born on 22 September 1886, in Three Lakes Township, Redwood, Minnesota, United States, her father, John I Garner Jr, was 31 and her mother, Julia S Murphy, was 27. She married DeWitt John Evans about 1909, in Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Marindahl, Yankton, South Dakota, United States in 1920 and Pipestone, Pipestone, Minnesota, United States in 1930. She died on 9 May 1970, in Pipestone, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 83.

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DeWitt John Evans
Leula Alma Garner
Marriage: about 1909
William DeWitt Evans
Bertha Johannes Evans

Spouse and Children

about 1909
Minnesota, United States


    William DeWitt Evans


    Bertha Johannes Evans


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1893 · The Minnesota State Flag

Age 7

The Flag of Minnesota was adopted on August 2 and consists of scenes from the seal of Minnesota. The flag has been modified over the years to be easier to manufacture.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 22

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

1 English: from Anglo-Norman French gerner ‘granary’ (Old French grenier, from Late Latin granarium, a derivative of granum ‘grain’). It may have been a topographic name for someone who lived near a barn or granary, or a metonymic occupational name for someone in charge of the stores kept in a granary.2 English: variant of Warner 1, from a central Old French form.3 English: reduced form of Gardener .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lulu A Evans in household of Dwitt J Evans, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Lulu A Evans in household of Dewitt Evans, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Leula Evans in household of Dewitt Evans, "United States Census, 1920"

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