Leroy Edward Yarrington

20 April 1911–17 December 1996 (Age 85)
Nebraska, United States

The Life of Leroy Edward

When Leroy Edward Yarrington was born on 20 April 1911, in Nebraska, United States, his father, LeRoy Edward Yarrington, was 40 and his mother, Flora Secrist, was 22. He married Rena Christina Brinkman in 1937, in Franklin, Franklin, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Franklin, Franklin, Nebraska, United States in 1940. He died on 17 December 1996, in Franklin, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Franklin, Franklin, Nebraska, United States.

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Leroy Edward Yarrington
Rena Christina Brinkman
Marriage: 1937
Jack Yerrington
Connie Jo Yarrington
Richard Dale Yarrington

Spouse and Children

Franklin, Franklin, Nebraska, United States


Parents and Siblings

    LeRoy Edward Yarrington


    Flora Secrist




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 Sixteenth Amendment

Age 2

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 24

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

English: probably a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place, possibly in the West Midlands, where the surname is now most frequent.

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

Sources (2)

  • Leroy Yarrington, "United States Census, 1940"
  • LeRoy Edward Yarrington, "Find A Grave Index"

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