Leon Walter Kelley

about 1919–5 November 1989 (Age 70)
Baker, Georgia, United States

The Life of Leon Walter

When Leon Walter Kelley was born about 1919, in Baker, Georgia, United States, his father, Grover Washington Wacaser, was 31 and his mother, Babe Marion, was 35. He died on 5 November 1989, in Early, Georgia, United States, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

Grover Washington Wacaser
1888–1974
Babe Marion
1884–
Leon Walter Kelley
1919–1989

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (3)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 0

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1920

Age 1

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
1922 · Women Granted the Right to Vote

Age 3

The 19th Amendment, which allowed women the right to vote, was passed and became federal law on August 26, 1920. Georgia law prevented women from voting until 1922. The amendment wasn’t officially ratified until 1970.

Name Meaning

Irish, Scottish, and English: variant spelling of Kelly .

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Leon Walter Kelley - Government record: Social Security record: death: 5 November 1989; Early, Georgia, United States

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