Helen Lenore Jeffers

4 December 1901–11 July 1919 (Age 17)
Lafayette, Tippecanoe, Indiana, United States

The Life of Helen Lenore

When Helen Lenore Jeffers was born on 4 December 1901, in Lafayette, Tippecanoe, Indiana, United States, her father, Francis Marion Jeffers, was 43 and her mother, Sophia Wilson, was 29. She lived in Jackson Township, Tippecanoe, Indiana, United States in 1910. She died on 11 July 1919, in West Lafayette, Wabash Township, Tippecanoe, Indiana, United States, at the age of 17, and was buried in Grandview Cemetery, West Lafayette, Wabash Township, Tippecanoe, Indiana, United States.

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Francis Marion Jeffers
Sophia Wilson
Helen Lenore Jeffers
Mildred Louise Jeffers
John Anderson Jeffers

Parents and Siblings

    Francis Marion Jeffers





World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

Age 5

The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 6

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Jefferson .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Helen L Jeffers in household of Francis M Jeffers, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Helen Lenora Jeffers, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Helen Lenore Jeffers in the Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011

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