Leslie Clifton Olney

19 April 1889–24 February 1980 (Age 90)
Charlton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of Leslie Clifton

When Leslie Clifton Olney was born on 19 April 1889, in Charlton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Frank L Olney, was 29 and his mother, Julia Elizabeth Robbins, was 25. He had at least 1 daughter with Minnie Sarah Waldron. He died on 24 February 1980, in Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 90.

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Leslie Clifton Olney
Minnie Sarah Waldron
Virginia M Olney

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
Age 1
This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage
Age 1
An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment
Age 24
The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places called Olney in Buckinghamshire and Northamptonshire. The former is named in Old English as Ollanēg ‘island of a man called Olla’; the latter is from Old English āna ‘one’, ‘single’, ‘solitary’ + lēah ‘wood’, ‘clearing’, with later metathesis of -nl- to -ln-.

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

Sources (12)

  • C Leslie Olney in household of L Frank Olney, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Leslie C Olney in household of Frank L Olney, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Leslie C Olney, "United States Census, 1920"

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