William Emory McCleskey

26 February 1910–8 October 1964 (Age 54)
Georgia, United States

The Life of William Emory

When William Emory McCleskey was born on 26 February 1910, in Georgia, United States, his father, David Lester McCleskey, was 47 and his mother, Eunice Athlene White, was 37. He married Addie Estelle Holt in 1936, in Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia, United States. He lived in District 911, Cobb, Georgia, United States for about 10 years and Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia, United States for about 10 years. He died on 8 October 1964, in Fulton, Georgia, United States, at the age of 54, and was buried in Westview Cemetery, Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia, United States.

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William Emory McCleskey
Addie Estelle Holt
Marriage: 1936

Spouse and Children

Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia, United States

Parents and Siblings

    David Lester McCleskey


    Eunice Athlene White




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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1922 · Women Granted the Right to Vote

Age 12

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.

Age 17

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

Name Meaning

Irish: variant of McCloskey .

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

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Sources (3)

  • William E Mccleskey, "United States Census, 1940"
  • William Mccleskey in household of Dave Mccleskey, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Willie E Mccleskey in household of Dave E Mccleskey, "United States Census, 1910"

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