Lela Pate

June 1889–19 February 1958 (Age 68)
Georgia, United States

The Life of Lela

When Lela Pate was born in June 1889, in Georgia, United States, her father, James M. "Jim" Pate, was 32 and her mother, Minnie Jones, was 32. She lived in Carrollton, Carroll, Georgia, United States in 1920 and District 1297, Carroll, Georgia, United States in 1930. She died on 19 February 1958, in Georgia, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Whitesburg, Carroll, Georgia, United States.

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James M. "Jim" Pate
Minnie Jones
Frances Telitha Pate
Caldonia Pate
Mary Pate
Tommy Willie Pate
Annie Pate
Lela Pate
Arthur Ellis Pate SR
James Clifford Pate
Grady Wiley Pate
Paul Eugene Pate
Ruth Pate

Parents and Siblings

    James M. "Jim" Pate





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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.
1893 · The Last Public Hanging in Georgia

Age 4

The last public hanging in Georgia was on September 28, 1893. The General Assembly prohibited public executions in December 1893. Prior to this law, Georgians commonly traveled to witness scheduled public executions.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 19

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: from the personal name Pat(t), Pate, a short form of Patrick .2 English and Scottish: nickname for a man with a bald head, from Middle English pate ‘head’, ‘skull’.3 French (Paté): from Old French pat(t)é ‘with paws’, ‘pawed’ (from pat(t)e ‘paw’), a nickname, applied presumably to a man with large and clumsy hands and feet.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Leila D Pate in household of James M Pate, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Leila Pate in household of Jim M Pate, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Lela Pate in household of James M Pate, "United States Census, 1900"

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