Richard "Butch" Lee Bastin

Male14 May 1940–2 June 2007

Brief Life History of Richard "Butch" Lee

When Richard "Butch" Lee Bastin was born on 14 May 1940, in Ellettsville, Richland Township, Monroe, Indiana, United States, his father, Emesley Anderson Bastin, was 40 and his mother, Lona Jane Burton, was 35. He died on 2 June 2007, in Indiana, United States, at the age of 67.

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Emesley Anderson Bastin
Lona Jane Burton
Robert Burton Bastin
James "Jim" Bastin
Phil Bastin
Charlotte Bastin
Floyd Eugene Bastin
Jack Bastin
Richard "Butch" Lee Bastin

Sources (3)

  • Richard Or Butch Bastin in entry for Robert B Or Bob Bastin, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Butch Bastin in entry for Floyd E Bastin, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Richard Lee Or Butch Bastin, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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Siblings (7)

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World Events (8)


Age 1

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

1941 · The Four Freedoms

Age 1

President Roosevelt spoke in front of Congress and gave a speech on what Freedoms everyone should be granted. First being the Freedom of Speech. Second, the freedom of Religion, Third, The Freedom from Want, and Fourth, the Freedom from Fear. Being a big deal, FDR didn't just say that all people should have these freedoms because Americans already expected these freedoms.

1958 · The First U.S. Satellite in Space

Age 18

Explorer 1 was the first satellite of the United States to be launched and successfully orbit the Earth.

Name Meaning

English (Devon): variant of Bastian 2, from a shortened form of the personal name Sebastian .

French and Walloon: from a variant of the French personal name Bastien .

French: from a diminutive of Bast 2.

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

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