Cecil K Oakes

9 October 1906–23 August 1990 (Age 83)
Vernon, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Cecil K

When Cecil K Oakes was born on 9 October 1906, in Vernon, Louisiana, United States, his father, William LeBleu Oakes, was 28 and his mother, Lula Leona Harvey, was 23. He lived in New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States in 1940 and Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States in 1970. He died on 23 August 1990, at the age of 83, and was buried in Leesville, Vernon, Louisiana, United States.

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Cecil K Oakes
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World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 2

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Age 23

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name, a plural variant of Oak .2 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Dubhdara ‘son of Dubhdara’, a personal name composed of the elements dubh ‘dark’ + dara(ch), genitive of dair ‘oak’, by translation of the main element of the Gaelic name.

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

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Sources (3)

  • C K Oakes in household of W L Oakes, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Cecil K Oakes, "United States Census, 1940"
  • C K Oakes in entry for James Loys Oakes Sr, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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