Lenta Leona Patton

Female11 May 1899–17 August 1996

Brief Life History of Lenta Leona

When Lenta Leona Patton was born on 11 May 1899, in Shaw, Marion, Oregon, United States, her father, John LaFayette Patton, was 28 and her mother, Mary Mae Howd, was 27. She married Harl Mallory Shumway on 6 June 1919, in Oregon, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Wheeler, Tillamook, Oregon, United States for about 1 years and Woodburn, Marion, Oregon, United States in 1970. She died on 17 August 1996, in Kirkland, King, Washington, United States, at the age of 97, and was buried in Twin Oaks Cemetery, Turner, Marion, Oregon, United States.

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Harl Mallory Shumway
Lenta Leona Patton
Marriage: 6 June 1919
Raymond Edward Shumway

Sources (30)

  • Lenta L Snider, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Lenta Leona Patton Pugsley, "Oregon, Oregon State Archives, Births, 1842-1917"
  • Lenta Shumway, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"

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  • Marriage
    6 June 1919Oregon, United States
  • Children (1)

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    Siblings (2)

    World Events (8)

    1900 · Gold for Cash!

    Age 1

    This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.


    Age 11

    Historical Boundaries - 1910: Tillamook, Oregon, United States


    Age 28

    Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

    Name Meaning

    English, northern Irish, and Scottish: from the Middle English and Older Scottish personal name Patun, Paton, an Old French diminutive of Pat(e), a pet form of Patrick. Compare Patrick and Pattinson .

    History: The American general George Patton (1885–1945) was born in San Gabriel, CA, into a family with a long military tradition. His earliest American ancestor, Robert Patton, had emigrated from Scotland to VA c. 1770.

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

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