Maxine Evelyn LASURE

1918–2010 (Age 92)
Wallace, Harrison, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Maxine Evelyn

When Maxine Evelyn LASURE was born on 3 November 1918, in Wallace, Harrison, West Virginia, United States, her father, William Harvey Lasure, was 35 and her mother, Alda Grace Bates, was 18. She married Roy Oren Fleming on 9 March 1939, in West Virginia, United States. She lived in Grant Magisterial District, Wetzel, West Virginia, United States for about 10 years. She died on 25 October 2010, in North Ridgeville, Lorain, Ohio, United States, at the age of 91.

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Family Time Line

Maxine Evelyn LASURE
Roy Oren Fleming
Marriage: 9 March 1939

Spouse & Children

9 March 1939
West Virginia, United States

Parents & Siblings



  • Herman Otho Lasure


  • Ruby Catherine Lasure


  • Lula May Lasure


  • Female1918–2010Female

  • Billy J Bates


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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Age 2

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 24

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

Name Meaning

French: occupational name for a shoemaker ( see Lesure ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Maxine Leasure in household of William H Leasure, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Maxine Flemming in household of William H Lasure, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Maxine E Fleming, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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