Christian A Legleiter

1919–1990 (Age 70)
Liebenthal, Rush, Kansas, United States

The Life of Christian A

When Christian A Legleiter was born on 15 December 1919, in Liebenthal, Rush, Kansas, United States, his father, Christian E Legleiter, was 30 and his mother, Margaret Mary Dinges, was 29. He lived in Big Timber Township, Rush, Kansas, United States for about 20 years. He died on 19 May 1990, at the age of 70, and was buried in Wichita, Sedgwick, Kansas, United States.

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Christian A Legleiter
Martina A Munsch

Spouse & Children

Parents & Siblings



  • Male1912–2007Male

  • Lenora Legleiter


  • Edmund Legleiter


  • Rose Legleiter


  • Female1917–1989Female

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World Events (8)


Age 1

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
1927 · Kansas Adopts a Flag

Age 8

The flag of the State of Kansas was adopted on September 24, 1927. The flag was designed by Hazel Avery in 1925.
1938 · Electrification of Rural Kansas

Age 19

Power was supplied to rural Kansas, which had been hit hard by the depression, in March 1938. Many farmers could not afford the $5 hookups for electricity. As a result, Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the Rural Electrification Act which provided loans to farmers who wanted electricity. Brown County became the first to receive service.

Name Meaning

German (Austrian): status name for a feudal tenant whose land lay on sloping ground, from Middle High German lēgen (southern dialect variant of lēhen ‘to hold land as a feudal tenant’) + līte ‘slope’. Compare Legner , Lechner .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Christian A Legleiter in household of Christian E Legleiter, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Christian Legleiter in household of Christian E Legleiter, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Christian Legleiter in household of Christian Legleiter, "United States Census, 1920"

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