Leonard Charles Lander

Brief Life History of Leonard Charles

When Leonard Charles Lander was born on 4 December 1897, in Islington, London, England, United Kingdom, his father, James Brook Lander, was 34 and his mother, Mary Ann Eliza Sedding, was 35. He died in February 1985, in Worthing, Sussex, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 87.

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James Brook Lander
Mary Ann Eliza Sedding
Herbert James Lander
Mary Florence Isabella Lander
Arthur Malcolm Lander
Sidney Brook Lander
Emily Mildred Lander
Reginald Cecil Lander
Mabel Beatrice Lander
Leonard Charles Lander

Sources (2)

  • Leonard Lander in household of James Lander, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Leonard Charles Lander - Government record: birth: 4 December 1897; Islington, London, England, United Kingdom

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First UK government led by the Labor party under Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald.

Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): topographic or status name from Middle High German lant, German Land ‘land, territory’ (see Land 1). Compare Landmann .

German: topographic name from Middle High German lander ‘picket fence’.

German: from the personal name Lanther, see Landherr 1.

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

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