Samuel Leonard Bradshaw Sr.

14 December 1909–11 January 1988 (Age 78)
Colonia Juárez, Casas Grandes, Chihuahua, Mexico

The Life Summary of Samuel Leonard

When Samuel Leonard Bradshaw Sr. was born on 14 December 1909, in Colonia Juárez, Casas Grandes, Chihuahua, Mexico, his father, Samuel Silas Bradshaw, was 25 and his mother, Clara Estella McClellan, was 20. He married Willowean Edgley Carter on 15 May 1934, in Maricopa, Pinal, Arizona, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 11 January 1988, in Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, United States.

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Samuel Leonard Bradshaw Sr.
Willowean Edgley Carter
Marriage: 15 May 1934
Samuel Leonard Bradshaw Jr.
Jeneane La Rue Bradshaw
Charles Ira Bradshaw

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 May 1934Maricopa, Pinal, Arizona, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1910 · The BSA is Made
    Age 1
    Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
    1919 · Mesa Arizona Latter-day Saint Temple Announced
    Age 10
    The Mesa Arizona Latter-day Saint Temple was announced on October 3, 1919. Don Carlos Young and Ramm Hansen were chosen to design the temple. The Mesa, Arizona temple was the first temple to be built in Arizona.
    Age 22
    The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from any of the three places called Bradshaw in Lancashire, Yorkshire, and Derbyshire, from Old English brād ‘broad’ + sceaga ‘thicket’.

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

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    LIFE OF ELLEN IRETA HAYMORE BRADSHAW I was born in Douglas, Arizona the youngest child of Franklin Demarcus Haymore and Mary Ellen (Mazie) Wilson Cluff Haymore. My brother Franklin was 3 ½ year …

    Sources (42)

    • Samuel Leonard Bradshaw, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Samuel Leonard Bradshaw, "Arizona, County Marriages, 1871-1964"
    • Samuel L Bradshaw in entry for Orley Jay Bradshaw, "California, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945"

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