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.
English: nickname for the smaller of two men with the same personal name, from the comparative of Light .
Americanized form of German or Jewish Lichter .