Lena May Blood

5 March 1920–26 October 1994 (Age 74)
Sheridan, Sheridan, Wyoming, United States

The Life of Lena May

When Lena May Blood was born on 5 March 1920, in Sheridan, Sheridan, Wyoming, United States, her father, John Frankland Blood, was 44 and her mother, Dorothy Enola Buck, was 23. She married Wesley Woodrow Shandy on 18 June 1936. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She died on 26 October 1994, at the age of 74, and was buried in Torrington, Goshen, Wyoming, United States.

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Wesley Woodrow Shandy
Lena May Blood
Marriage: 18 June 1936
David Wesley Shandy
Calvin James Shandy
Darrell Dean Shandy

Spouse and Children

18 June 1936


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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 3

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 3

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.

Age 21

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English: evidently from Old English blōd ‘blood’, but with what significance is not clear. In Middle English the word was in use as a metonymic occupational term for a physician, i.e. one who lets blood, and also as an affectionate term of address for a blood relative.2 Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Llwyd ‘son of Llwyd’ ( see Lloyd ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • <Unknown> in entry for WESLEY W 'BUZZ' SHANDY, "BillionGraves Index"
  • LENA MAY SHANDY, "BillionGraves Index"
  • Lena May Blood Shandy, "Find A Grave Index"

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