Leila A Hewlett

18 August 1902–17 February 1985 (Age 82)
Pomona, Los Angeles, California, United States

The Life of Leila A

When Leila A Hewlett was born on 18 August 1902, in Pomona, Los Angeles, California, United States, her father, Edward James Hewlett, was 41 and her mother, Louisa Jane James, was 25. She married Lloyd Arthur Dixon on 22 December 1920, in Santa Ana, Orange, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Crest Forest Judicial Township, San Bernardino, California, United States in 1940. She died on 17 February 1985, in San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, United States.

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Lloyd Arthur Dixon
Leila A Hewlett
Marriage: 22 December 1920
Cecile Louise Dixon

Spouse and Children

22 December 1920
Santa Ana, Orange, California, United States


    Cecile Louise Dixon


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World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 4

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.

Age 25

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

English (central western England): from the Middle English personal name Huwelet, Huwelot, Hughelot, a double diminutive of Hugh formed with the diminutive suffixes -el + -et and -ot. The surname is also established in Ireland.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Leila Dixon Lang in household of Fred Lang, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Leila A Dixon in household of Lloyd A Dixon, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Leila A Hewlett in household of Edward J Hewlett, "United States Census, 1920"

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