James Lee Luce

7 September 1960–4 February 1995 (Age 34)
Albuquerque, Bernalillo, New Mexico, United States

The Life of James Lee

When James Lee Luce was born on 7 September 1960, in Albuquerque, Bernalillo, New Mexico, United States, his father, Jack Knolton Luce, was 33 and his mother, Shirley Jenette Simpson, was 27. He died on 4 February 1995, at the age of 34, and was buried in Covina, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Jack Knolton Luce
Shirley Jenette Simpson
Jack K Luce Jr
James Lee Luce

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    Jack K Luce Jr



World Events (8)

1961 · The Twenty-Third Amendment

Age 1

The Twenty-third Amendment gives the residents in the District of Columbia the right to vote in presidential elections and to give the district electors in the Electoral College.
1966 · "The ""Roundhouse"" is Dedicated"

Age 6

The “roundhouse” is the name given to the New Mexico State Capitol building because it is the only round state capitol building in the U.S. It was dedicated on December 8, 1966. The designs in the building are specific to the area with the Zia sun symbol as one of them. The finishing of the building consists of turquoise and brass mosaic.
1971 · The Twenty-Sixth Amendment

Age 11

The Twenty-sixth Amendment prohibits the states and the federal government from using age as a reason for denying the right to vote to citizens who are eighteen years old or older.

Name Meaning

English (Gloucestershire and South Wales):1. most probably from the Norman personal name Luce (a vernacular form of Latin Lucia or Lucius). This is generally a female name, although male bearers are found in France. It was borne by a young Sicilian maiden and an aged Roman widow, both of whom were martyred under Diocletian and are venerated as saints. 2. Alternatively, the surname may be a variant of Lewis .

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

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Sources (3)

  • James Luce, "California Death Index, 1940-1997"
  • James L Luce, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • James L Luce, "Find A Grave Index"

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