Leslie Bryon Carpenter

20 December 1925–16 November 1964 (Age 38)
Eugene, Lane, Oregon, United States

The Life of Leslie Bryon

When Leslie Bryon Carpenter was born on 20 December 1925, in Eugene, Lane, Oregon, United States, his father, Fred Byron Carpenter, was 33 and his mother, Lillian, was 28. He married Alleen Bowman on 5 June 1947, in Multnomah, Oregon, United States. He died on 16 November 1964, in Multnomah, Oregon, United States, at the age of 38.

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Leslie Bryon Carpenter
Alleen Bowman
Marriage: 5 June 1947

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5 June 1947
Multnomah, Oregon, United States

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World Events (8)


Age 2

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

Age 4

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.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 12

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a worker in wood, Norman French carpentier (from Late Latin carpentarius ‘cartwright’).2 Translation of German Zimmermann , French Charpentier , Italian Carpentieri , or cognates and equivalents in various other languages.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mr Leslie B Carpenter, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
  • Leslie in entry for Alleen Carpenter Bowman, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Leslie Byron Carpenter, "Oregon, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"

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