Claude Leroy Wolford

24 November 1906–6 March 1985 (Age 78)
Bancroft, Caribou, Idaho, United States

The Life of Claude Leroy

When Claude Leroy Wolford was born on 24 November 1906, in Bancroft, Caribou, Idaho, United States, his father, Guy Overton Wolford, was 27 and his mother, Meda Florence Armstrong, was 20. He lived in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States in 1920. He died on 6 March 1985, in Lakeside, Navajo, Arizona, United States, at the age of 78.

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Claude Leroy Wolford
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World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1907 · The Marshall Public Library

Age 1

The first Public library in Pocatello opened its doors in 1907 and has served the community even since.

Age 21

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

Name Meaning

English:1. habitational name from Great or Little Wolford in Warwickshire, named with Old English wulf ‘wolf’ + weard ‘protector’, ‘guard’. 2. from the Old English personal name Wulfweard, composed of the same elements as 1.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Claude Wolford in household of Guy O Wolford, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Claude L Wolford, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"
  • Claude Leroy Wolford, "Idaho, Birth Index, 1861-1911"

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