Kenneth DeCoteau

Male15 June 1925–1 April 1995

Brief Life History of Kenneth

When Kenneth DeCoteau was born on 15 June 1925, in Stillwater, Stillwater, Saratoga, New York, United States, his father, Jos. Ambroise Descoteaux, was 48 and his mother, Lavina Rose, was 38. He died on 1 April 1995, in Saratoga Springs, Saratoga, New York, United States, at the age of 69.

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Kenneth DeCoteau
1925–1995
Marjorie Brookley
1921–1992

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    World Events (8)

    1927

    Age 2

    Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

    1929

    Age 4

    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.

    1944 · The G.I Bill

    Age 19

    The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: French Raoul, Armand, Vernice.

    Altered form of French Canadian Descoteaux . Compare Decato .

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

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