Dewey Wade Jenkins

15 October 1922–29 February 2016 (Age 93)
Longleaf, Rapides, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Dewey Wade

When Dewey Wade Jenkins was born on 15 October 1922, in Longleaf, Rapides, Louisiana, United States, his father, William Abner Jenkins Sr., was 46 and his mother, Martha Louella Ann Carroll, was 37. He lived in Rapides, Louisiana, United States in 1930. He died on 29 February 2016, in Longleaf, Rapides, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 93.

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William Abner Jenkins Sr.
Martha Louella Ann Carroll
Marchie Jenkins
Willis Elmer Jenkins
Benny Jenkins
Pearl Jenkins Brady
Martha Elizabeth Jenkins
Avis May Jenkins
Minnie Ollie Jenkins Perry
Rosa Lee Jenkins Granger
Lawrence Bushnell Jenkins
William Abner JENKINS Jr.
Dewey Wade Jenkins
Verda Leona Jenkins Ruff

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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 1

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

Age 1

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.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 25

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: patronymic from Jenkin . Jenkins is one of the most common names in England, especially southwestern England, but is also especially associated with Wales.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Dewie W Jenkins in household of William A Jenkins, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Dewey Jenkins in entry for Mr William A Jenkins Jr, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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