Leonard Albrecht

Brief Life History of Leonard

When Leonard Albrecht was born on 5 December 1901, in Fremont, Piute, Utah, United States, his father, Johann Christoph Albrecht, was 39 and his mother, Chasty Margaret Harris, was 33. He married Verda Searle on 4 September 1929, in Wayne, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons. He died on 14 September 1988, in Loa, Piute, Utah, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Fremont Cemetery, Fremont, Piute, Utah, United States.

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Leonard Albrecht
Verda Searle
Marriage: 4 September 1929
Blaine Austin Albrecht
Leonard Lamar Albrecht
Ross Albrecht
John Arlen Albrecht Sr
Marvin Albrecht

Sources (58)

  • Leonard Albrecht, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Leonard Albrecht, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
  • U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947

World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

1908 · Utah's First National Monument

Natural Bridges National Monument was designated a National Monument in 1908 by President Theodore Roosevelt. It is Utah’s first National Monument but didn’t get many visitors until after the uranium boom of the 1950s. Today the Monument and its park became the first International Dark Sky Park certified by the International Dark-Sky Association.


Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Erwin, Hans, Manfred, Otto, Horst, Klaus, Arno, Heinz, Milbert, Fritz, Gerhard.

German: from the personal name Albrecht, composed of the ancient Germanic elements adal ‘noble’ + berht ‘bright, famous’. Compare Albert . This surname is also found elsewhere in central Europe, e.g. in Czechia.

Germanized or Americanized form of Slovenian Albreht: from the personal name Albreht, of ancient Germanic origin (see 1 above).

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

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