Gregory James Legleiter

1939–2000 (Age 61)
La Crosse, Rush, Kansas, United States

The Life of Gregory James

When Gregory James Legleiter was born on 14 June 1939, in La Crosse, Rush, Kansas, United States, his father, Frank A. Legleiter, was 39 and his mother, Lidwina Basgall, was 42. He died on 14 August 2000, in Jackson, Missouri, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Raytown, Jackson, Missouri, United States.

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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

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1941

Age 2

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.
1945 · Missouri's Fourth Constitution Becomes Effective

Age 6

Missouri's current constitution became effective on March 30, 1945.
1956 · The Federal Aid Highway Act

Age 17

With the construction of 41,000 miles of the Interstate Highway System, the Federal Aid Highway Act made way for the largest public works project in American history at that time. One of the purposes was to provide military access to places in case of an attack.

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)

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

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