Lester Trahan

23 July 1920–2 July 1994 (Age 73)
Louisiana, United States

The Life of Lester

When Lester Trahan was born on 23 July 1920, in Louisiana, United States, his father, Claude Trahan, was 24 and his mother, Mary Asalee Trahan, was 23. He lived in Jefferson Davis, Louisiana, United States in 1935 and Ward Two, Calcasieu, Louisiana, United States in 1940. He died on 2 July 1994, in Hayes, Calcasieu, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 73.

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Claude Trahan
Mary Asalee Trahan
Margaret Trahan
Nola Mae Trahan
Lester Trahan
Mable Eva Trahan
Louella Trahan
Gustavia Trahan
Mildred Marie Trahan
Claude Trahan Jr

Parents and Siblings


    Mary Asalee Trahan




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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 3

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 3

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.

Age 21

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Altered or variant form of French Trahand, a metonymic occupational name for a silkworker who drew out the thread from the cocoons, from a derivative of traire ‘to draw or stretch’. It has been ‘translated’ into English as Strong .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lester Trahan in household of Claude Trahan, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Leaster Lee Trahan in household of Claud Trahan, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lester L Trahan, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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