Leo Leroy Larocque

16 March 1925–1 December 2002 (Age 77)
North Dakota, United States

The Life of Leo Leroy

When Leo Leroy Larocque was born on 16 March 1925, in North Dakota, United States, his father, Aldrick J. Larocque, was 27 and his mother, Jeanette Helen Gillies, was 20. He died on 1 December 2002, in Woodburn, Marion, Oregon, United States, at the age of 77.

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Aldrick J. Larocque
Jeanette Helen Gillies
Leo Leroy Larocque

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World Events (8)


Age 2

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

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.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 22

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

French: habitational name from any of the numerous places called La Roque or Laroque, from a southern and Picard form of roche ‘rock’ ( see Laroche ).In Canada, it is a frequent secondary, which has also been used independently since 1717 ; it is sometimes translated as Rock .

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

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  • Mr Leo Larocque, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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