Leonard Howell Mutter

10 October 1920–22 April 1953 (Age 32)
Buchanan, Virginia, United States

The Life of Leonard Howell

When Leonard Howell Mutter was born on 10 October 1920, in Buchanan, Virginia, United States, his father, Jacob Sylvester Mutter, was 39 and his mother, Grace Florence Looney, was 29. He married Katie Omey Smith on 21 June 1941, in Tazewell, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Hurricane, Wise, Virginia, United States in 1930 and Hurricane Magisterial District, Buchanan, Virginia, United States in 1940. He died on 22 April 1953, in Dublin, Pulaski, Virginia, United States, at the age of 32, and was buried in Mutter Cemetery, Russell, Virginia, United States.

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Leonard Howell Mutter
Katie Omey Smith
Marriage: 21 June 1941
Imogene Mutter

Spouse and Children

21 June 1941
Tazewell, Virginia, United States


Parents and Siblings




    Shirley Bee Mutter


    Laudie Gilmer Mutter


    Monnie Imojean Mutter


    Ernest Looney Mutter


+2 More Children

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.

Age 11

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

1 South German (also Mütter): occupational name for an official employed to measure grain, from Middle High German mutte, mütte ‘bushel’, ‘grain measure’ (Latin modius) + the agent suffix -er.2 English: variant spelling of Muter .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Leonard Mutters in household of Jacob Mutters, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Leonard Mutter in household of Jacob S Mutter, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Leonard Howell Mutter, "Virginia, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945"

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