Leslie Dwayne Suggs

Brief Life History of Leslie Dwayne

When Leslie Dwayne Suggs was born on 21 February 1932, in Hominy, Osage, Oklahoma, United States, his father, Leslie William Suggs, was 19 and his mother, Helen Joan Holloway, was 18. He married Thelma June Dorsey on 13 June 1958, in McLean, Gray, Texas, United States. He died on 12 November 1969, in McLean, Gray, Texas, United States, at the age of 37, and was buried in Hillcrest Cemetery, McLean, Gray, Texas, United States.

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Leslie Dwayne Suggs
1932–1969
Thelma June Dorsey
1938–2004
Marriage: 13 June 1958

Sources (5)

  • Leslie Dwyane Suggs, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"
  • Leslie Suggs, "Texas Death Index, 1903-2000"
  • Leslie Dwyane Suggs, "Texas Death Index, 1964-1998"

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World Events (8)

1935 · The FBI is Established

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.

1941 · Comanche Code Talkers

Many Native Americans from Oklahoma were once again employed as code talkers during WWII to create a code impenetrable by enemies. Rather than Choctaw, a Comanche-language code was developed. Several of these men were sent to invade Normandy to send messages. None of the men were killed and the Comanche code was never broken. 

1943 · Oklahoma is Home to Thousands of POW's

Oklahoma was home to 22,000 German and Italian prisoners of war. The prisoners were sent to work on farms and ranches to continue the production work as many American men were off at war. 

Name Meaning

English: variant of Sugg with genitival or excrescent -s. This form of the surname is now rare in Britain.

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

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