Peggy Lee Gifford

24 May 1948–9 June 1951 (Age 3)
Oklahoma, United States

The Life Summary of Peggy Lee

When Peggy Lee Gifford was born on 24 May 1948, in Oklahoma, United States, her father, Lloyd George Gifford, was 27 and her mother, Grace Adele Hedrick, was 23. She died on 9 June 1951, in Baltimore, Maryland, United States, at the age of 3, and was buried in Cecil, Maryland, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lloyd George Gifford
Grace Adele Hedrick
Peggy Lee Gifford
Mary Sue Gifford

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World Events (5)

1949 · NATO is Established
Age 1
The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is an alliance between 29 North American and European countries. The agreement of the alliance is to help defend each other if attacked by an external country. The last country to enter was Montenegro in 2017.
Age 2
United States military forces play a leading role against North Korean and Chinese troops in Korean War.
1950 · Ruling Eliminates Discrimination in Higher Learning
Age 2
Supreme Court case McLaurin v. Oklahoma State Regents School ruled that public institutions of higher learning could not discriminate due to race. 

Name Meaning

English:1. habitational name for someone from Giffords Hall in Suffolk. It was originally named in Old English as Gyddingford ‘ford associated with Gydda’. Compare Giddens . 2. possibly in some cases a variant spelling of Giffard , which may derive from an Old German personal name, Gifard, or from a Middle English nickname from Old French giffard ‘chubby-cheeked’, ‘bloated’ (a pejorative of giffel ‘jaw’, ‘cheek’, of Germanic origin).

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

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Sources (1)

  • Peggy Lee Gifford in entry for Grace A Gifford, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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