Kenneth LeGates

14 August 1942–2 August 2006 (Age 63)
Maryland, United States

The Life of Kenneth

When Kenneth LeGates was born on 14 August 1942, in Maryland, United States, his father, Harvey Anderson Legates, was 40 and his mother, Sadie Rash, was 35. He died on 2 August 2006, in Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware, United States, at the age of 63.

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Family Time Line

Harvey Anderson Legates
Sadie Rash
James Harvey Legates Sr
Betty Louise LeGates
Horace LeGates
Charles Henry Legates
Marie Sadie LeGates
Kenneth LeGates
Patricia Ann LeGates

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World Events (8)

1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 2

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.
1948 · Dover Air Force Base

Age 6

In March of 1941, Municipal Airport Dover Airdome, in New Castle, Dover, Delaware was under construction by December 17 of that year, it was opened after the attacks on Pearl Harbor. It was given the name Dover Air Force Base January 13, 1948 and is still in use today.

Age 18

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

Name Meaning

English: variant of Leggett . Compare Lecates .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Kenneth in entry for Charles H Legates, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Kenny Legates, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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