Leona E Roberge

Brief Life History of Leona E

When Leona E Roberge was born on 4 May 1918, in East Longmeadow, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Henry Edward Roberge, was 30 and her mother, Hazel Hattie Ellis, was 23. She had at least 2 sons with Edwin Eugene DeWolf. She lived in Vernon, Tolland, Connecticut, United States in 1940. She died on 4 September 2000, in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States.

Photos and Memories (1)

Do you know Leona E? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Edwin Eugene DeWolf
Leona E Roberge
Edwin C Dewolf
Thomas H Dewolf

Sources (17)

  • Leona E De Wolf, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Leona E Dewolf, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Former wife Leona Dewolf in entry for Edwin E Dewolf, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

1920 · Woman's Suffrage Referendum 1920

The voting ballet from September 13, 1920 included a veto referendum that would give women the right to vote in the presidential elections. The referendum won, with 88,080 votes (74.30%) supporting the change. This resulted in women from Maine being among the first in the country to obtain suffrage.


Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: French Lucien, Marcel, Andre, Jacques, Armand, Emile, Gaston, Normand, Urbain, Achille, Alphonse, Gilles.

French (mainly Normandy): from an ancient Germanic female personal name Hrodberga, composed of the elements hrōd ‘renown’ + bergō ‘protection’. Compare Robarge .

History: Pierre Roberge dit Lapierre from Saint-Germain-le-Vasson in Calvados, France, married Françoise Loignon in Sainte-Famille, Île d'Orléans, QC, in 1679. Pierre Roberge dit Lacroix from Saint-Germain-le-Vasson in Calvados, France, married Marie Lefrançois in Château-Richer, QC, in 1684.

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

Possible Related Names

Discover Even More

As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a FREE Account

Search for Another Deceased Ancestor

Share this with your family and friends.