Bernard LeBlanc

Brief Life History of Bernard

When Bernard LeBlanc was born on 29 May 1895, in Abbeville, Vermilion, Louisiana, United States, his father, Gilbert Claude LeBlanc, was 24 and his mother, Noemie LeBlanc, was 22. He had at least 3 sons and 3 daughters with Lota Hanna Reaux. He lived in Morse, Acadia, Louisiana, United States in 1930 and Ward Five, Acadia, Louisiana, United States in 1940. He died on 4 December 1962, in Acadia, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Woodlawn Cemetery, Crowley, Acadia, Louisiana, United States.

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Bernard LeBlanc
Lota Hanna Reaux
Emery LeBlanc
Lloyd LeBlanc
Roland Louis LeBlanc
Verna Lyons
Lois Gouaux
Beverly LeBlanc

Sources (8)

  • Bernard Leblanc, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Bernard Leblanc, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Bernard Leblanc, "United States, Veterans Administration Master Index, 1917-1940"

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

1898 · War with the Spanish

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: French Armand, Pierre, Andre, Emile, Jacques, Camille, Marcel, Lucien, Normand, Alcide, Gaston, Leonce.

French: descriptive nickname for a man with light blond hair or a pale complexion, a variant of Blanc ‘white’, with fused masculine definite article le. Compare Lablanc .

West Indian (mainly Haiti): nickname, possibly ironic, of the same origin as 1 above. Compare Blanc .

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

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