Jeanne White

13 March 1928–16 August 1996 (Age 68)
Wheat Ridge, Jefferson, Colorado, United States

The Life of Jeanne

When Jeanne White was born on 13 March 1928, in Wheat Ridge, Jefferson, Colorado, United States, her father, Francis William White, was 39 and her mother, Louise Carmen Farrell, was 34. She lived in Jefferson, Colorado, United States in 1930. She died on 16 August 1996, in Maybell, Moffat, Colorado, United States, at the age of 68.

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Family Time Line

Francis William White
Louise Carmen Farrell
Edward Burt White
Joseph William White
Jayne White
James Richard White
Thomas Robert White
John Francis White
Kathleen White
Barbara White
Jeanne White
Elinor White

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World Events (8)


Age 1

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1929 · Denver Airport opens

Age 1

On Oct 17 1929, Denver Municipal Airport opens. Later, in 1964, it would be renamed Stapleton International Airport. It would be replaced by Denver International Airport, 31 years later.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 19

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

1 English, Scottish, and Irish: from Middle English whit ‘white’, hence a nickname for someone with white hair or an unnaturally pale complexion. In some cases it represents a Middle English personal name, from an Old English byname, Hwīt(a), of this origin. As a Scottish and Irish surname it has been widely used as a translation of the many Gaelic names based on bán ‘white’ ( see Bain 1) or fionn ‘fair’ ( see Finn 1). There has also been some confusion with Wight .2 Translated form of cognate and equivalent names in other languages, such as German Weiss , French Blanc , Polish Białas ( see Bialas ), etc.

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

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Story Highlight

Reflections of Jeanne White Baker

A million years ago, I was a child. I have forgotten much of what happened then, but occasionally a hazy dream will surface and childhood memories will be half remembered--though mostly those early ye …

Sources (2)

  • Jean White in household of Frank W White, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Jeanie in entry for Kathleen Wyatt, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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