Frances Fern Leytham

8 July 1910–16 March 2003 (Age 92)
Persia, Harrison, Iowa, United States

The Life of Frances Fern

When Frances Fern Leytham was born on 8 July 1910, in Persia, Harrison, Iowa, United States, her father, William Alexander Leytham, was 34 and her mother, Lillie Mabel Atkinson, was 31. She had at least 1 daughter with Oren Bud Travis. She lived in Lincoln Township, Grundy, Missouri, United States in 1930 and Kansas, United States in 2001. She died on 16 March 2003, in Oskaloosa, Jefferson, Kansas, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Trenton, Grundy, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Oren Bud Travis
Frances Fern Leytham
Lois Jean Travis

Spouse and Children



Parents and Siblings



    James Leytham



    Jennie Hazel Leytham


    Nettie Esther Leytham


    William Herbert Leytham


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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1927 · Kansas Adopts a Flag

Age 17

The flag of the State of Kansas was adopted on September 24, 1927. The flag was designed by Hazel Avery in 1925.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 25

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

English (West Yorkshire): variant of Latham .

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

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My Story

My name is Lois Jean Travis McCullock. I was born Oct 14, 1931 in my grandparents’ house in Spickard, Grundy Co. MO. My parents are Oren (Bud) travis and my mother was Frances (Bob) Fern Leytham. My g …

Sources (3)

  • Francis Travis in household of Arville Travis, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Frances F Leytham in household of William A Leytham, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Frances Travis in household of Oren Travis, "United States Census, 1940"

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