Kenneth Raymond Mead

23 June 1914–12 December 1985 (Age 71)
Battle Creek, Calhoun, Michigan, United States

The Life of Kenneth Raymond

When Kenneth Raymond Mead was born on 23 June 1914, in Battle Creek, Calhoun, Michigan, United States, his father, Fay Mead, was 30 and his mother, Bessie Viola Brown, was 30. He married Evelyn Jewel Stanley on 19 January 1932, in Lagrange, LaGrange, Indiana, United States. He lived in Bedford, Calhoun, Michigan, United States in 1985. He died on 12 December 1985, in Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Battle Creek, Calhoun, Michigan, United States.

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Kenneth Raymond Mead
Evelyn Jewel Stanley
Marriage: 19 January 1932

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19 January 1932
Lagrange, LaGrange, Indiana, United States

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 2

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Age 3

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 21

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

English:1. topographic name for someone who lived by a meadow, from Middle English mede ‘meadow’ (Old English mǣd). 2. metonymic occupational name for a brewer or seller of mead (Old English meodu), an alcoholic beverage made by fermenting honey.

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

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  • Kenneth R Mead in household of Fay Mead, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Keneth R Mead in household of Fay Mead, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Kenneth Mead, "United States Census, 1940"

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