Irene Bogard

7 September 1897–2 November 1980 (Age 83)
Trigg, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Irene

When Irene Bogard was born on 7 September 1897, in Trigg, Kentucky, United States, her father, John Andrew Bogard, was 28 and her mother, Rosa B Luton, was 19. She married Homer Blane Leneave on 25 July 1915, in Stewart, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Golden Pond, Trigg, Kentucky, United States in 1920. She died on 2 November 1980, in Hopkinsville, Christian, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in East End Cemetery, Cadiz, Trigg, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Homer Blane Leneave
Irene Bogard
Marriage: 25 July 1915
Mildred Leneave
Vance Bogard Leneave

Spouse and Children

25 July 1915
Stewart, Tennessee, United States


    Mildred Leneave


    Vance Bogard Leneave


Parents and Siblings

    John Andrew Bogard


    Rosa B Luton




World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1900 · Governor Shot

Age 3

On January 30, 1900 Governor William Goebel of Kentucky was assassinated. He took a bullet to the chest, outside the Old State Capitol. He died on February 3, 1900.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 22

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

Dutch: shortened form of van den Bogaard, a topographic name for someone living by an orchard, Dutch Boomgaard, or a habitational name from any of various places named with this word.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Irene Leneave in household of Homer B Leneave, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Irene Leneave in household of Homer B Leneave, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Jerene Bogard Leneave in entry for Ben Boswell and Mildred Leneave, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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