Hazel Grace Lighter

17 August 1906–11 September 2008 (Age 102)
Dodge Township, Ford, Kansas, United States

The Life of Hazel Grace

When Hazel Grace Lighter was born on 17 August 1906, in Dodge Township, Ford, Kansas, United States, her father, Philip J. Lighter, was 22 and her mother, Nellie Kate McDowell, was 21. She lived in Ford, Kansas, United States in 1935 and Dodge City, Ford, Kansas, United States in 1940. She died on 11 September 2008, in Wichita, Sedgwick, Kansas, United States, at the age of 102.

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World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1927 · Kansas Adopts a Flag

Age 21

The flag of the State of Kansas was adopted on September 24, 1927. The flag was designed by Hazel Avery in 1925.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 29

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

1 English: nickname for the smaller of two men with the same forename, from the comparative of Light .2 Perhaps an Americanized spelling of German Leiter .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Hazel Lighter, "Kansas State Census, 1925"
  • Hazle Leighter in household of Phil J Leighter, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Hazel G Lighter in household of Philip J Lighter, "United States Census, 1910"

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