John Lee Devere

10 June 1937–29 December 1997 (Age 60)
Reno, Washoe, Nevada, United States

The Life of John Lee

When John Lee Devere was born on 10 June 1937, in Reno, Washoe, Nevada, United States, his father, John Johnson Devere, was 41 and his mother, Hazel L. Gundlach, was 24. He lived in Sparks Township, Washoe, Nevada, United States in 1940. He died on 29 December 1997, in Redlands, San Bernardino, California, United States, at the age of 60.

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John Johnson Devere
Hazel L. Gundlach
John Lee Devere

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World Events (8)


Age 4

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.
1941 · The Four Freedoms

Age 4

President Roosevelt spoke in front of Congress and gave a speech on what Freedoms everyone should be granted. First being the Freedom of Speech. Second, the freedom of Religion, Third, The Freedom from Want, and Fourth, the Freedom from Fear. Being a big deal, FDR didn't just say that all people should have these freedoms because Americans already expected these freedoms.
1953 · Grizzly Bear Becomes State Animal

Age 16

The California grizzly bear became designated as the state animal in 1953.

Name Meaning

French and English: habitational name, with the French preposition de, from any of the numerous places named with the Gaulish element ver(n) ‘alder’, for example in Calvados and Manche.

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

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Sources (3)

  • John L Devere in household of John J Devere, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John Lee Devere, "California Death Index, 1940-1997"
  • John Devere, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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