David Llewellin Snell

12 December 1899–24 September 1969 (Age 69)
Hutchinson, Reno, Kansas, United States

The Life of David Llewellin

When David Llewellin Snell was born on 12 December 1899, in Hutchinson, Reno, Kansas, United States, his father, John Enos Snell, was 30 and his mother, Jennie Bell Stickley, was 31. He died on 24 September 1969, in Inglewood, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 69.

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 7

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 19

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

English: nickname for a brisk or active person, from Middle English snell ‘quick’, ‘lively’, in part also representing a survival of the Old English personal name Snell or the cognate Old Norse Snjallr.

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

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Sources (3)

  • David Snell in household of J E Snell, "Kansas State Census, 1915"
  • David L Snell in household of Enos J Snell, "United States Census, 1920"
  • David Snell in household of Enos Snell, "United States Census, 1910"

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