Leona A. Basler

17 April 1910–25 September 2006 (Age 96)
Ste. Genevieve, Ste. Genevieve, Missouri, United States

The Life of Leona A.

When Leona A. Basler was born on 17 April 1910, in Ste. Genevieve, Ste. Genevieve, Missouri, United States, her father, Anton George Basler, was 29 and her mother, Josephine Wilhelmina Roth, was 26. She married Joseph Arthur Winston Sr. on 19 September 1928, in Ste. Genevieve, Ste. Genevieve, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Ste. Genevieve, Ste. Genevieve Township, Ste. Genevieve, Missouri Territory, United States in 1940. She died on 25 September 2006, in Ste. Genevieve, Ste. Genevieve, Missouri, United States, at the age of 96, and was buried in Valle Spring Cemetery, Ste. Genevieve Township, Ste. Genevieve, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Arthur Winston Sr.
1906–1979
Leona A. Basler
1910–2006
Marriage: 19 September 1928
Joseph A. Winston Jr.
1929–1991
Mary E. Winston Wilson
1930–2003
James L. Winston
1935–2003
Thomas J. Winston
1947–2013
Sharon Louise Winston
1950–2010

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 September 1928
Ste. Genevieve, Ste. Genevieve, Missouri, United States
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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1931 · The Bagnell Dam and Lake of the Ozarks

Age 21

The Bagnell Dam on the Osage River was completed in 1931. The dam was built to generate hydroelectric power to the Osage Power Plant. The building of the dam created Lake of the Ozarks, one of the largest man-made lakes in the world, and over 1,000 miles of shoreline.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 25

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

German:1. habitational name for someone from the city of Basel in Switzerland. 2. from an agent derivative of Middle Low German baseln ‘to behave in a confused manner’, hence a nickname for a scatterbrained person.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Onna Winston in household of Joseph L Winston, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Leona Winston in household of Joseph Winston, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Leona Basler in household of Anton Basler, "United States Census, 1920"

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