Dwan Lee Waddell

3 October 1938–22 April 2013 (Age 74)
Mason City, Cerro Gordo, Iowa, United States

The Life of Dwan Lee

When Dwan Lee Waddell was born on 3 October 1938, in Mason City, Cerro Gordo, Iowa, United States, his father, Carl Andrew Waddell, was 42 and his mother, Lyla Ruth Stripes, was 36. He lived in Waterloo Township, Black Hawk, Iowa, United States in 2008. He died on 22 April 2013, in Waterloo, Black Hawk, Iowa, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Garden of Memories, Waterloo Township, Black Hawk, Iowa, United States.

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Carl Andrew Waddell
Lyla Ruth Stripes
George Earl Waddell
Patricia Louise Waddell
Barbara Jean Waddell
Dwan Lee Waddell

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)


Age 3

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.
1941 · The Four Freedoms

Age 3

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.
1958 · The First U.S. Satellite in Space

Age 20

Explorer 1 was the first satellite of the United States to be launched and successfully orbit the Earth.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: variant of Weddle .2 English: topographic name for someone who lived at the hill where woad grew, from Old English wād ‘woad’+ hyll ‘hill’, or a habitational name from a place so named, as for example Woodhill, Wiltshire.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Devan Waddell in household of Carl Waddell, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Devan Lee Waddell, "Iowa, Birth Records, 1921-1942"
  • Dwan Waddell in entry for Wanda I Estel, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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