Margalia Leonard

about 1902–24 October 1985 (Age 83)
Larose, Lafourche, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Margalia

When Margalia Leonard was born about 1902, in Larose, Lafourche, Louisiana, United States, her father, Paul Leonard, was 36 and her mother, Eugenie Marie Badeaux, was 32. She lived in Ward Four, Lafourche, Louisiana, United States in 1910. She died on 24 October 1985, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

Paul Leonard
Eugenie Marie Badeaux
George Leonard
Margalia Leonard
William Evariste Leonard
Cleophine Leonard
Bertha Leonard
Virginia H Leonard
Ulysse Paul Leonard
Mary Leonard
Gillis Leonard
Delves Mitchell Leonard

Parents and Siblings

    Paul Leonard


    Eugenie Marie Badeaux





    William Evariste Leonard



    Bertha Leonard


    Virginia H Leonard


+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 0

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Age 25

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

1 English and French (Léonard): from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements leo ‘lion’ (a late addition to the vocabulary of Germanic name elements, taken from Latin) + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’, which was taken to England by the Normans. A saint of this name, who is supposed to have lived in the 6th century, but about whom nothing is known except for a largely fictional life dating from half a millennium later, was popular throughout Europe in the early Middle Ages and was regarded as the patron of peasants and horses.2 Irish (Fermanagh): adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Mac Giolla Fhionáin or of Langan .3 Americanized form of Italian Leonardo or cognate forms in other European languages.

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

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Sources (1)

  • Mary Leonard in household of Paul Leonard, "United States Census, 1910"

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