Lena M Bracy

1901–1996 (Age 95)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Lena M

When Lena M Bracy was born in 1901, in Ohio, United States, her father, Cary Bracy, was 26 and her mother, Arloa Todd, was 24. She married Henry Lewis Shafer on 22 October 1922, in Putnam, Ohio, United States. She lived in Findlay, Hancock, Ohio, United States in 1930 and Findlay, Findlay, Findlay Township, Hancock, Ohio, United States in 1940. She died in 1996, in Ohio, United States, at the age of 95, and was buried in Harman Cemetery, Gilboa, Putnam, Ohio, United States.

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Henry Lewis Shafer
Lena M Bracy
Marriage: 22 October 1922

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22 October 1922
Putnam, Ohio, United States

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World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 0

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1901 · Theodore Roosevelt becomes the Twenty-sixth President of the United States

Age 0

After the Assassination of William McKinley, Theodore Roosevelt was sworn in as the Twenty-sixth President of the United States. During his first term he didn't have a Vice President but for his second term Charles W. Fairbanks filled the position.

Age 26

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

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Bracey .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lena Bracy in household of Carey A Bracy, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Lena M Shaffer in household of Henry L Shaffer, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lena M Shafer in household of Henry L Shafer, "United States Census, 1940"

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