Luie Edward Whitman

4 February 1920–3 March 1982 (Age 62)
Heflin, Cleburne, Alabama, United States

The Life of Luie Edward

When Luie Edward Whitman was born on 4 February 1920, in Heflin, Cleburne, Alabama, United States, his father, George Washington Whitman, was 27 and his mother, Laura Frances "Fannie" Ellison, was 21. He married Willie Mae Pentecost on 2 April 1942. In 1942, at the age of 22, his occupation is listed as soldier - per marriage license in Fort McClellan, Calhoun, Alabama, United States. He died on 3 March 1982, in Anniston, Calhoun, Alabama, United States, at the age of 62.

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Luie Edward Whitman
Willie Mae Pentecost
Marriage: 2 April 1942

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2 April 1942
Heflin, Cleburne, Alabama, USA

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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.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 17

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: from Middle English whit ‘white’ + man ‘man’, either a nickname with the same sense as White , or else an occupational name for a servant of a bearer of the nickname White .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lewie E Whitman in household of George W Whitman, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Luie Edward Whitman, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"
  • Luie Edward Whitman in entry for Sandra Paulette Whitman Downey, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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