Rachel LeBrun

1921–1998 (Age 77)
Bourbonnais, Kankakee, Illinois, United States

The Life of Rachel

When Rachel LeBrun was born on 11 May 1921, in Bourbonnais, Kankakee, Illinois, United States, her father, Viateur Lebrun, was 26 and her mother, Blanche Aurora Ouellette, was 25. She married Henry Jimmy Regnier on 7 May 1955. She lived in Aroma Township, Kankakee, Illinois, United States in 1930. She died on 23 June 1998, in Kankakee, Kankakee, Illinois, United States, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

Rachel LeBrun
Henry Jimmy Regnier
Marriage: 7 May 1955

Spouse & Children

7 May 1955
St Rose of Lima Church, Kankakee, Kankakee, Illinois, United States

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1895–1998Male

  • Blanche Aurora Ouellette




World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 2

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1925 · Woman's World's Fair

Age 4

The first Woman's World's Fair was held in Chicago in 1925. The idea of the completely women-run fair was to display the progress of ideas, work, and products of twentieth-century women

Age 21

On December 2, 1942, Enrico Fermi and a small band of scientists and engineers demonstrated that a simple construction of graphite bricks and uranium lumps could produce controlled heat. The space chosen for the first nuclear fission reactor was a squash court under the football stadium at the University of Chicago.

Name Meaning

French: variant of Brun (‘brown’), with the definite article le. This is a name associated with the Huguenots in the U.S.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • Rachel Lebrun in household of August Lebrun, "United States Census, 1930"

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