Leo Barney Amann

1891–1980 (Age 89)
Grayslake, Lake, Illinois, United States

The Life of Leo Barney

When Leo Barney Amann was born on 9 April 1891, in Grayslake, Lake, Illinois, United States, his father, Laurance Amann, was 24 and his mother, Helena D Tradt, was 21. He had at least 2 daughters with Jane Cecilia Kennedy. He lived in Benton Township, Lake, Illinois, United States in 1930 and Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, United States in 1935. He died on 15 November 1980, in Libertyville, Lake, Illinois, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Libertyville, Lake, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Leo Barney Amann
Jane Cecilia Kennedy
Mary L Amann
Yvonne J. Amann

Spouse & Children



Parents & Siblings

  • Male1867–1957Male

  • Helena D Tradt




  • Elsie Grace Amann


  • Male1891–1980Male

  • Frederick J Amann


  • Female1895–1985Female

  • Mary Cora Amann


World Events (8)

1892 · The Chicago Canal

Age 1

The Chicago River Canal was built as a sewage treatment scheme to help the city's drinking water not to get contaminated. While the Canal was being constructed the Chicago River's flow was reversed so it could be treated before draining back out into Lake Michigan.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

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.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 25

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Ammann .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Lee Amonn in household of Horace P Bannon, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Leo Amann, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Leo B Amann in household of Lawrence Amann, "United States Census, 1910"

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