Leona M Paquette

1924–2014 (Age 90)

The Life Summary of Leona M

When Leona M Paquette was born in 1924, her father, Arthur Paquette, was 29 and her mother, Amelia "Lucy" May Mercy, was 23. She lived in St. Albans, Franklin, Vermont, United States in 1930. She died in 2014, at the age of 90.

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Leona M Paquette
Joseph Patrick Paquette

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World Events (8)

Age 3
Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
Age 5
13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1948 · The Beginning of the Cold War
Age 24
The Berlin Blockade was the first major crises of the Cold War. The Soviet Union blocked all access to the sectors of Berlin under Western control and offered to drop the blockade if the newly introduced Deutsche Mark was removed from West Berlin. The Berlin Blockade showed the different ideological and economic visions for postwar Europe. Even though there wasn't any fire fight during the cold war, many of these skirmishes arose and almost caused nuclear war on multiple occasions.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: French Lucien, Normand, Andre, Marcel, Armand, Cecile, Emile, Yvon, Adrien, Jacques, Adelard, Gilles.Altered form of French Canadian and French Paquet , reflecting the Canadian and American French practice of sounding the final -t. Compare Parquette , Perkett , and Poquette .French: from a variant of the female personal name Paquet 3.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Leona E Paquette in household of Arthur Paquette, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Leona Mary Paquette, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"
  • Leona Mary Paquette, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-2008"

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