Harry Gordon Lehew Jr

1925–1989 (Age 63)
Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Harry Gordon

When Harry Gordon Lehew Jr was born on 22 November 1925, in Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Harry Gordon Lehew, was 30 and his mother, Mary Virginia Bussells, was 28. He lived in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States in 1940. He died on 19 May 1989, at the age of 63.

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World Events (8)


Age 2

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Age 4

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 17

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

Name Meaning

Possibly an altered form of French Lehu(e), Leheu, Leheut, or Leheux, a nickname or metonymic occupational name, from Old French hos, hues ‘boot’, with the suffix le.

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

Sources (3)

  • Gordon Lehew in household of Harry Lehew, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Harry Gordon Lehew, "Delaware, Wilmington Vital Records, 1847-1954"
  • Harry Gordon Jr. Lehew, "Delaware Marriage Records, 1913-1954"

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