Jack Leroy Rector

29 March 1926–28 January 2003 (Age 76)
Garden City, Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Jack Leroy

When Jack Leroy Rector was born on 29 March 1926, in Garden City, Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States, his father, Ralph Leroy Rector, was 48 and his mother, Lula Ellen Wells, was 27. He lived in Rapidan, Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States in 1930. He died on 28 January 2003, at the age of 76.

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Ralph Leroy Rector
Lula Ellen Wells
Dorothy Luella Floretta Rector
Allen Rector
Jack Leroy Rector
Larry Burton Rector

Parents and Siblings

    Ralph Leroy Rector





World Events (8)


Age 1

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1931 · The Prehistoric Minnesota Woman

Age 5

The Minnesota Woman was the name given to the skeletal remains of a woman thought to be 8,000 years old found near Pelican Rapids. The bones were brought to the University of Minnesota for more study. Later, Dr. Albert Jenks identified them as the bones of a 15 or 16 year old woman. Scientists now recognize the girl as someone whose ancestors were Paleo-Indian and now her skeletal remains have been reburied in South Dakota, not available for further study.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 21

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

1 German and Dutch: status name for the director of an institution, in particular the head of a religious house or a college.2 Americanized form of German Richter .

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

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  • Jack Rector in household of Ralph Rector, "United States Census, 1930"

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