John Elmer Bawden

18 August 1915–November 1983 (Age 68)
Gold Hill, Storey, Nevada, United States

The Life of John Elmer

When John Elmer Bawden was born on 18 August 1915, in Gold Hill, Storey, Nevada, United States, his father, John Perry Bawden, was 29 and his mother, Catherine Sadie Pollard, was 17. He lived in Reno, Washoe, Nevada, United States for about 15 years. He died in November 1983, in Carson City, Ormsby, Nevada, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Carson City, Nevada, United States.

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John Elmer Bawden
Dorothy Jane Laufman

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    Dorothy Jane Laufman


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    Catherine Sadie Pollard




World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Age 2

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 20

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.

Name Meaning

English: from a late variant of the Norman personal name Baldwin .

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

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  • Elmer Bawden in household of John Bawden, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John Bawden, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Elmer Bawden in household of John P Bawden, "United States Census, 1930"

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