Jerry Wayne Langston

31 July 1933–2 February 1983 (Age 49)
Huntsville, Madison, Alabama, United States

The Life Summary of Jerry Wayne

When Jerry Wayne Langston was born on 31 July 1933, in Huntsville, Madison, Alabama, United States, his father, Delbert Gordon Langston, was 19 and his mother, Margie L. Bolden, was 19. He married Martha Mae Record on 23 March 1953, in Iuka, Tishomingo, Mississippi, United States. He died on 2 February 1983, in his hometown, at the age of 49, and was buried in Maple Hill Cemetery, Huntsville, Madison, Alabama, United States.

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Jerry Wayne Langston
Martha Mae Record
Marriage: 23 March 1953

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 March 1953Iuka, Tishomingo, Mississippi, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1935 · The FBI is Established
    Age 2
    The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.
    1941 · The Tuskegee Airmen
    Age 8
    The first African-American military aviators in the U.S. Army Air Corps were known as the Tuskegee Airmen, after the Tuskegee Army Air Field where they trained. The group flew over 15,000 individual sorties during World War II which earned them over 150 Distinguished Flying Crosses.  
    1947 · The Presidential Succession Act
    Age 14
    The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

    Name Meaning

    English (mainly West Midlands): habitational name from any of various places, for example Langstone in Devon and Hampshire, named with Old English lang ‘long, tall’ + stān ‘stone’, i.e. a menhir.

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

    Sources (4)

    • Jerry Langston in household of Will Bolen, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Jerry Wayne Langston in entry for Ronnie Eugene Earley and Deborah Lynn Langston, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"

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