Wayne Maurice Manhart

25 May 1907–23 February 1969 (Age 61)
Newton, Jasper, Illinois, United States

The Life of Wayne Maurice

When Wayne Maurice Manhart was born on 25 May 1907, in Newton, Jasper, Illinois, United States, his father, Lewis Alfred Manhart, was 31 and his mother, Minnie Wealthy Fitch, was 27. He married Leah Fern Postlewait on 17 February 1930, in Illinois, United States. He lived in Lawrence, Indiana, United States in 1935 and Peru, Miami, Indiana, United States in 1940. He died on 23 February 1969, at the age of 61, and was buried in Robinson, Crawford, Illinois, United States.

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Wayne Maurice Manhart
Leah Fern Postlewait
Marriage: 17 February 1930

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17 February 1930
Illinois, United States

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World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

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.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 3

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1925 · Woman's World's Fair

Age 18

The first Woman's World's Fair was held in Chicago in 1925. The idea of the completely women-run fair was to display the progress of ideas, work, and products of twentieth-century women

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch Manard or German Manhardt .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Wayne Manhart in household of Louis Manhart, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Wayne Manhart, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Wayne Manhart, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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