Leta Mae Barrington

11 July 1925–January 1987 (Age 61)
Taylor, Texas, United States

The Life of Leta Mae

When Leta Mae Barrington was born on 11 July 1925, in Taylor, Texas, United States, her father, Robert Madison Barrington, was 32 and her mother, Nora Alice Middleton, was 28. She married Lowell M Evans on 25 November 1944, in Callahan, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Justice Precinct 5, Callahan, Texas, United States for about 10 years. She died in January 1987, in Abilene, Taylor, Texas, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Ross Cemetery, Baird, Callahan, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lowell M Evans
1920–
Leta Mae Barrington
1925–1987
Marriage: 25 November 1944
Milton Jay Evans
1958–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 November 1944
Callahan, Texas, United States
children

(1)

    Milton Jay Evans

    Male1958–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

    Robert M Barrington

    Male1918–Male

    Pansye Christine Barrington

    Female1919–1990Female

    Male1922–1996Male

    Female1925–1987Female

    Golda Alice Barrington

    Female1930–2000Female

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1927

Age 2

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1929 · The Great Depression Arrives

Age 4

Like most of the country, the economy of Texas suffered greatly after the Stock Market Crash of 1929. Thousands of city workers were suddenly unemployed and relied on a variety of government relief programs; unemployed Mexican citizens were required to take one-way bus tickets to Mexico.
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 17

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from any of several places called Barrington. The one in Gloucestershire is named with the Old English personal name Beorn + -ing- denoting association + tūn ‘settlement’. In the Somerset place name the first element is an unattested Old English personal name Bāra, which also occurs, in the genitive form, as the first element of the Cambridgeshire place name.2 Irish: adopted as an English form of Gaelic Ó Bearáin ( see Barnes 3).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Leda Mae Barrington in household of Robert M Barrington, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Leta M Barrington in household of Robert M Barrington, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Leta Mae Barrington, "Texas, County Marriage Records, 1837-1965"

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