Leona Mae Willcoxon

1926–25 January 1977 (Age 51)
Fairbury, Jefferson, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Leona Mae

When Leona Mae Willcoxon was born in 1926, in Fairbury, Jefferson, Nebraska, United States, her father, George Jesse Willcoxon, was 35 and her mother, Opal Emma Harroun, was 31. She married Raymond Eli Bergvig in September 1946. She lived in Holt Township, Gage, Nebraska, United States in 1930. She died on 25 January 1977, at the age of 51.

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Raymond Eli Bergvig
Leona Mae Willcoxon
Marriage: September 1946

Spouse and Children

September 1946

Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)


Age 1

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

Age 3

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Age 15

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Wilcock .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Leona M Willcoxon in household of George Willcoxon, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Leona M Willcox in household of George J Willcox, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Leona Bergvig in entry for Mr P B Or Will Willcoxon, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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