Leo Edwin Trader

28 June 1922–1 December 2012 (Age 90)
Topeka, Shawnee, Kansas, United States

The Life of Leo Edwin

When Leo Edwin Trader was born on 28 June 1922, in Topeka, Shawnee, Kansas, United States, his father, Henry Otis Trader, was 25 and his mother, Eathel Ireland, was 25. He lived in Bloomington Township, Muscatine, Iowa, United States for about 10 years. He died on 1 December 2012, in Des Moines Township, Boone, Iowa, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in West Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Otis Trader
Eathel Ireland
Clifford Otis Trader
Leo Edwin Trader
Alvin Lewis Trader
William Edward Trader
Wesley Arthur Trader
Verda Delores Trader
Vernon Elwood Trader
Francis Earl Trader
Harold Eugene Trader
Royal Virgil Trader
Harry Ellsworth Trader

Parents and Siblings



    Clifford Otis Trader



    Alvin Lewis Trader


    William Edward Trader


    Wesley Arthur Trader


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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 1

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1926 · Iowa becomes a provider of food to the world

Age 4

Pioneer Hi-Bred International was the leader company experimenting with hybridization of corn and other seeds for agriculture in the world. It helped make different kinds of crop able to grow in harsh conditions so that other parts of the world would be able to farm and become self-sufficient. It was bought out by DuPont in 1999 and has continued to help struggling countries around the world.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 25

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

1 North German (Träder): from an agent derivative of North German trede ‘step’, ‘stair’; ‘path’.2 German: habitational name for someone from Trado near Kamenz.

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

Sources (3)

  • Leo E Trader in household of Henry O Trader, "Kansas State Census, 1925"
  • Leo E Trader in household of Henry Trader, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Leo Trader in household of Henry O Trader, "United States Census, 1930"

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