Lorena Belle Meredith

Brief Life History of Lorena Belle

When Lorena Belle Meredith was born on 23 December 1907, in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States, her father, E T Meredith, was 28 and her mother, Lena Belle Price, was 28. She lived in Driggs, Teton, Idaho, United States in 1920 and Judicial Township 3, Placer, California, United States in 1940. She died on 1 January 2002, in Auburn, Placer, California, United States, at the age of 94, and was buried in Woodland Cemetery, Woodland, Yolo, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Chris Oroville Weir
1904–1990
Lorena Belle Meredith
1907–2002

Sources (10)

  • Lorena Bell Meredith Wier in household of Chris Orvil Wier, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Lorena Belle Meredith, "Oregon, Center for Health Statistics, Birth Records, 1903-1918"
  • Lorena Wier, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

1911 · First U.S. Primary Elections Held

The first U.S. primary elections were held in Oregon in 1911. 

1932

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

Name Meaning

Welsh: from the personal name Meredydd (Old Welsh Morgetiud, Middle Welsh Maredudd, from a possible British Celtic ethnic name of the type Morgetes + iǖth ‘lord’). Compare Beddow .

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

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