Levi S. Lucas

8 August 1884–January 1973 (Age 88)
Gorham Township, Fulton, Ohio, United States

The Life of Levi S.

When Levi S. Lucas was born on 8 August 1884, in Gorham Township, Fulton, Ohio, United States, his father, William H. Lucas, was 30 and his mother, Ella Jane Snyder, was 18. He married Gladys Clarissa Dufur on 27 November 1929. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States in 1910 and Oroville, Butte, California, United States in 1930. He died in January 1973, in El Sereno, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Rose Hills Memorial Park, Whittier, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Levi S. Lucas
Gladys Clarissa Dufur
Marriage: 27 November 1929
Kenneth Jerome Lucas
Ramona Kathryn Lucas

Spouse and Children

27 November 1929


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)


Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1889 · Washington Becomes a State

Age 5

On November 11, 1889, Washington Territory became Washington State the 42nd state to enter the Union. The state was named in honor of George Washington.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 24

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, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Dutch, etc.: from the Latin personal name Lucas (Greek Loukas) ‘man from Lucania’. Lucania is a region of southern Italy thought to have been named in ancient times with a word meaning ‘bright’ or ‘shining’. Compare Lucio . The Christian name owed its enormous popularity throughout Europe in the Middle Ages to St. Luke the Evangelist, hence the development of this surname and many vernacular derivatives in most of the languages of Europe. Compare Luke . This is also found as an Americanized form of Greek Loukas .2 Scottish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Lùcais ( see McLucas ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Levi S Lucas in household of William Lucas, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Levi S Lucas in household of Otto L Lyons, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Levi J Lucas, "United States Census, 1930"

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