Kenneth Whitey Verne Conner

4 August 1920–28 May 1969 (Age 48)
Castlewood, Hamlin, South Dakota, United States

The Life Summary of Kenneth Whitey Verne

When Kenneth Whitey Verne Conner was born on 4 August 1920, in Castlewood, Hamlin, South Dakota, United States, his father, Verne Arlo Conner, was 29 and his mother, Della M Cook, was 26. He married Leona Kathryn Petershagen on 7 March 1942, in Yankton, South Dakota, United States. He died on 28 May 1969, in his hometown, at the age of 48, and was buried in Watertown, Codington, South Dakota, United States.

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Kenneth Whitey Verne Conner
Leona Kathryn Petershagen
Marriage: 7 March 1942

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 March 1942Yankton, South Dakota, United States
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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.
    1935 · The FBI is Established
    Age 15
    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.

    Name Meaning

    1 Irish: variant spelling of Connor , now common in Scotland.2 English: occupational name for an inspector of weights and measures, Middle English connere, cunnere ‘inspector’, an agent derivative of cun(nen) ‘to examine’.

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

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    Sources (3)

    • Kenneth Conner in household of Vern Conner, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Kenneth Conner in household of Verne Conner, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Kenneth Connor in entry for Velma L Or Butch Miller, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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