James Lavel Feezor

1918–1964 (Age 45)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of James Lavel

When James Lavel Feezor was born on 1 June 1918, in Kentucky, United States, his father, James Thomas Feezor, was 23 and his mother, Nora Lee Kaler, was 21. He lived in Tyrone Township, Franklin, Illinois, United States in 1930 and Herrin, Williamson, Illinois, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1942. He died on 18 March 1964, in Illinois, United States, at the age of 45, and was buried in Egyptian Memorial Gardens, Herrin, Williamson, Illinois, United States.

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James Thomas Feezor
Nora Lee Kaler
James Lavel Feezor
Edgar Lee Feezor
Wilma Feezor

Parents & Siblings



  • Male1918–1964Male

  • Edgar Lee Feezor


  • Wilma Feezor


World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1926 · Mammoth Cave is Discovered

Age 8

In 1926, in central Kentucky, Mammoth Cave was discovered. It dates back to Mississippian times and consists of over four hundred miles of passageway. On July 1, 1941, the cave was made a National Park.

Age 13

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Feeser .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • James Feezor in household of James T Feezor, "United States Census, 1940"
  • James L Feezor in household of James T Feezor, "United States Census, 1930"
  • James L Feezor in household of Thomas J Feezor, "United States Census, 1920"

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