Leslie Kent Sutton

1892–1948 (Age 56)
California, United States

The Life of Leslie Kent

Leslie Kent Sutton was born on 22 September 1892, in California, United States. He registered for military service in 1919. He died on 30 October 1948, in Kansas City, Wyandotte, Kansas, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Kansas City, Wyandotte, Kansas, United States.

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Leslie Kent Sutton
1892–1948
Mabel Susie Clark
1892–1977

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 14

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 15

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the extremely numerous places called Sutton, from Old English sūð ‘south’ + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Leslie K Sutton, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Leslie Kent Sutton, "United States, Veterans Administration Master Index, 1917-1940"
  • Leslie K. Sutton, "BillionGraves Index"

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