Leonard David Trent

October 1893–1 May 1957 (Age 63)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Leonard David

When Leonard David Trent was born in October 1893, in Tennessee, United States, his father, David Garfield Trent, was 28 and his mother, Martha Sergent, was 23. He married Dealia Stewart on 4 June 1917, in Marion, Grant, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Civil District 10, Hancock, Tennessee, United States in 1900 and Civil District 2, Hancock, Tennessee, United States in 1910. He registered for military service in 1918. He died on 1 May 1957, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 63.

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Family Time Line

Leonard David Trent
1893–1957
Dealia Stewart
1900–
Marriage: 4 June 1917
Eugene Trent
1921–
Lowell Julian Trent
1922–2000
Joyce Trent
1925–
Gerald Trent
1928–
Darlene Trent
1931–2001
Leona Trent
1933–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 June 1917
Marion, Grant, Indiana, United States
children

(6)

    Eugene Trent

    Male1921–Male

    Lowell Julian Trent

    Male1922–2000Male

    Joyce Trent

    Female1925–Female

    Gerald Trent

    Male1928–Male

    Female1931–2001Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

    Lucas Wilson Trent

    Male1892–1962Male

    Male1893–1957Male

    Landon Randolph Trent

    Male1896–1971Male

    Dewey Trent

    Male1898–1977Male

    William Madison Trent

    Male1902–1979Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

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 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

Age 13

The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 17

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone living on the banks of any of the several rivers so called. The river name is of British origin; it may be composed of the unattested elements tri ‘through’, ‘across’ + sant- ‘travel’, ‘journey’; alternatively it may mean ‘traveler’ or ‘trespasser’, a reference to frequent flooding. There is a village in Dorset of this name, on the river Trent or Piddle, and the surname may therefore also be a habitational name derived from this.2 Scottish: probably of the same origin as 1, though in some cases it may be from a reduced form of Tranent, a place in East Lothian.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Leonard Trent, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Leonard Trent in household of David Trent, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Leonard Trent in household of David G Trent, "United States Census, 1900"

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