Gerald Eugene Legleiter

1944–1997 (Age 53)
La Crosse, Rush, Kansas, United States

The Life of Gerald Eugene

When Gerald Eugene Legleiter was born on 27 January 1944, in La Crosse, Rush, Kansas, United States, his father, Frank A. Legleiter, was 43 and his mother, Lidwina Basgall, was 46. He died on 19 November 1997, in Hays, Ellis, Kansas, United States, at the age of 53.

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Family Time Line

Frank A. Legleiter
1900–1986
Lidwina Basgall
1897–1982
Gilbert A. Legleiter
1925–1990
Francis Clarence Legleiter
1927–2006
Julius Anthony Legleiter
1929–2006
Paul Legleiter
1938–1938
Gregory James Legleiter
1939–2000
Gerald Eugene Legleiter
1944–1997

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World Events (8)

1945 · Peace in a Post War World

Age 1

The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.
1954 · Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka

Age 10

Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka was a U.S. Supreme Court case which ruled racial segregation in public schools as unconstitutional. The unanimous decision was handed down on May 17, 1954. The case was originally filed by the Brown family in Topeka, Kansas.
1960

Age 16

Squaw Valley, California, United States hosts Winter Olympic Games.

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)

  • Gene Legleiter in entry for Francis Legleiter, "United States, Obituaries, American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1899-2012"
  • Eugene in entry for Gilbert A Legleiter, "United States, Obituaries, American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1899-2012"
  • Eugene in entry for Gilbert A Legleiter, "United States, Obituaries, American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1899-2012"

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