Leonard Warren

Male21 April 1911–4 March 1960

Brief Life History of Leonard

When Leonard Warren was born on 21 April 1911, in The Bronx, New York City, New York, United States, his father, Solomon Warenoff, was 25 and his mother, Sarah Kantor, was 24. He married Agatha Margaret Leifflen on 27 December 1941, in New York City, New York, United States. He lived in Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States in 1930 and Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States in 1940. He died on 4 March 1960, in New York City, New York, United States, at the age of 48, and was buried in Greenwich, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States.

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Leonard Warren
1911–1960
Agatha Margaret Leifflen
1911–
Marriage: 27 December 1941

Sources (21)

  • Leonard Warenoft in household of Sol Warenoft, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Leonard Warren, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Leonard Warren in entry for Walter Foy Prude, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 December 1941New York City, New York, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (3)

    World Events (8)

    1912 · The Girl Scouts

    Age 1

    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.

    1913 · The Woolworth Building Opens as the Tallest Building in the World

    Age 2

    At 792 feet above Broadway, the Woolworth Building became the tallest building in the world and held the record for 17 years. The Woolworth Building was overshadowed by the Chrysler Building at 1,046 feet in 1930 and the Empire State Building at 1,454 feet in 1931. Retailer and mogul Frank W. Woolworth commissioned the Woolworth Building in 1910 with the intent of his namesake building to be the tallest in the world. The 13 million dollar project was financed in cash by Woolworth which allowed him freedoms in the design and construction of the ornate, gothic building. An opening ceremony was held on April 24, 1913 at which President Woodrow Wilson pressed a button from the White House and lit the historic building in New York City.

    1926 · Sergeant Stubby Dies

    Age 15

    During WWI there was a dog from Connecticut that made a name for himself, his name was sergeant stubby. He was considered the official mascot of the 102nd infantry. He saved his regiment from suprise mustard attacks, comforted those that had been wounded, and even caught a German soldier and held him there until troops found him. He had his own uniform and everything.

    Name Meaning

    English (of Norman origin): from the Middle English (Old French) personal name Warin, Werin, a borrowing of ancient Germanic Warino, a short form of various compound names based on the element warin ‘protection, shelter’ or ‘guard’. Compare Waring .

    English and Irish (of Norman origin): habitational name from La Varrenne in Seine-Maritime, France, named with a Gaulish element probably descriptive of alluvial land or sandy soil. This was the name of a major Norman family after the Conquest. In Ireland, this name has been Gaelicized as Bharain.

    Irish: adopted as an English form of Gaelic Ó Murnáin (see Murnane , Warner ).

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

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