Leona E. Bunnell

8 March 1894–1 October 1951 (Age 57)
Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, United States

The Life Summary of Leona E.

When Leona E. Bunnell was born on 8 March 1894, in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, her father, Edgar Dwight Bunnell, was 27 and her mother, Louise D. Case, was 19. She lived in Hartland, Hartford, Connecticut, United States in 1900 and Granby, Hartford, Connecticut, United States in 1910. She died on 1 October 1951, at the age of 57.

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Edgar Dwight Bunnell
Louise D. Case
Leona E. Bunnell
Hazel E. Bunnell

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
Age 2
A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1900 · First U.S.  Navy Submarine Constructed
Age 6
The USS Holland was the first commissioned submarine. It was named after John Philip Holland. It had been laid down in November of 1896 and launched a year later. It was acquired and commissioned in 1900 and decommissioned five years later. The submarine was finally sold in 1913 and put on display until it was scrapped in 1932.
1910 · The BSA is Made
Age 16
Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

English: in part, a habitational name for someone from Bunwell in Norfolk. The place name is from Old English bune ‘reed’ + wella ‘spring’, ‘stream’. Old forms of the surname suggest a second, non-habitational source.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Leona Bunnell in household of Edgar Bunnell, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Lenora E Bunnel in household of Edgar D Bunnel, "United States Census, 1900"

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