Penny Lee Jones

24 September 1954–1 May 1982 (Age 27)
Zanesville, Muskingum, Ohio, United States

The Life of Penny Lee

Penny Lee Jones was born on 24 September 1954, in Zanesville, Muskingum, Ohio, United States as the daughter of Gerald Jones and ?. She married Dennis Renay Leavitt on 28 June 1975, in Las Vegas, Clark, Nevada, United States. She died on 1 May 1982, in Clark, Nevada, United States, at the age of 27, and was buried in Davis Memorial Park, Las Vegas, Clark, Nevada, United States.

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Family Time Line

Dennis Renay Leavitt
1948–1982
Penny Lee Jones
1954–1982
Marriage: 28 June 1975

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 June 1975
Las Vegas, Clark, Nevada, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Gerald Jones

    Male1930–Male

    ?

    FemaleFemale

siblings

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World Events (8)

1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 1

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.
1955 · To War in Vietnam

Age 1

The Vietnam War was another civil war brought about from the Cold War. It was fought between the North Vietnamese, who were supported by the Soviet Union, China, and other communist allies, and the South Vietnamese, who were supported by the United States, South Korea, the Philippines, Australia, Thailand and other anti-communist allies. The war caused two more civil wars in Laos and Cambodia and resulted in all three countries becoming communist states.
1962 · The Cuban Missile Crisis

Age 8

The Cuban Missile Crisis was a 13-day confrontation between the United States and the Soviet Union because of Soviet ballistic missile deployment in Cuba. This confrontation was the closest that the Cold War became a nuclear war.

Name Meaning

English and Welsh: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Jon(e) ( see John ). The surname is especially common in Wales and southern central England. In North America this name has absorbed various cognate and like-sounding surnames from other languages. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Penny Lee Leavitt, "BillionGraves Index"
  • Penny Lee Leavitt, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Penny Leavitt, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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