Lucretia Marece Devore

7 February 1920–29 August 1977 (Age 57)
Nebraska, United States

The Life of Lucretia Marece

When Lucretia Marece Devore was born on 7 February 1920, in Nebraska, United States, her father, William Edmond DeVore, was 43 and her mother, Blanche Winneford Butler, was 35. She had at least 1 daughter with Gordon Lester Jenkins. She lived in Beaver Election Precinct, Boone, Nebraska, United States in 1930. She died on 29 August 1977, in Nebraska, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in St. Edward, Boone, Nebraska, United States.

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Gordon Lester Jenkins
Lucretia Marece Devore
Linda Sue “Lin” Jenkins

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    Linda Sue “Lin” Jenkins


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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 3

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 3

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 17

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 French: variant of De Var, a habitational name for someone from a place named Var, for example in Charente.2 Respelling of French Devors, a habitational name, with the preposition de, for someone from Vors in Aveyron.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Marece L Devore in household of Edmund W Devore, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lucretia Marece Devore Jenkins, "Find A Grave Index"

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