Leona Louise Telford

1905–1968 (Age 63)
Spokane, Washington, United States

The Life of Leona Louise

When Leona Louise Telford was born on 24 January 1905, in Spokane, Washington, United States, her father, George Lancelot Telford, was 37 and her mother, Mary May Beuchette, was 32. She married Guy Rollo Frost on 20 January 1929, in King, Washington, United States. She lived in Seattle, King, Washington, United States in 1920 and Aberdeen, Grays Harbor, Washington, United States in 1930. She died on 5 March 1968, in Multnomah, Oregon, United States, at the age of 63.

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Leona Louise Telford
Guy Rollo Frost
Marriage: 20 January 1929

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20 January 1929
King, Washington, United States

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1911 · First U.S. Primary Elections Held

Age 6

The first U.S. primary elections were held in Oregon in 1911. 
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 18

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Scottish and English (Northumbria): not, as its form would imply, a habitational name, even though there is a place in Shropshire so called, but a variant of Telfer , assimilated to the pattern of habitational names in -ford. The Shropshire place is a new town, named after the celebrated Scottish civil engineer Thomas Telford ( 1757–1834 ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Leona Felford in household of George Felford, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Leona L Frost in household of Guy R Frost, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Leona L Telford in household of George L Telford, "United States Census, 1920"

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