Diana Lynn Cheney

12 February 1952–11 November 2005 (Age 53)
Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho, United States

The Life of Diana Lynn

When Diana Lynn Cheney was born on 12 February 1952, in Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho, United States, her father, Theodore " Ted" Cheney, was 21 and her mother, Dorothy M Chandler, was 22. She died on 11 November 2005, in Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States, at the age of 53, and was buried in Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States.

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Theodore " Ted" Cheney
Dorothy M Chandler
Diana Lynn Cheney

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World Events (8)

1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 3

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.
1960 · Seven month strike at Bunker Hill Mine

Age 8

After a 7 month strike, the Northwest Metal Workers took over representation duties on behalf of the more than 1,800 Bunker Hill miners. This entity became the United Steelworkers of America Local No. 7854, ten years later.
1967 · The Twenty-Fifth Amendment

Age 15

The Twenty-fifth Amendment clarifies that when a President can't fulfill his role as President, the Vice President becomes President. He may do so only If the president dies, resigns, or is removed from office.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Chesney .2 French: habitational name from a place in Yonne, which takes its name from a Romano-Gallic estate, Caniacum ‘estate of a man named Canius’, from the Roman personal name + the locative suffix -acum.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Diana Miles in entry for Dorothy M Cheney, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Diana Lynn Miles, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Diana L Miles, "Idaho, Southern Counties Obituaries, 1943-2013"

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