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1894-08-16 n Leon Joseph Delion La-Chapelle-St-Laurent 62-105.jpg

Léon-Joseph DelionAge: 90 years18941985

Léon-Joseph Delion
Given names
Birth August 16, 1894 51 35
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 3 years)
Note: The Spanish-American War was a conflict in 1898 between Spain and the United States, the result of American intervention in the Cuban War of Independence - http://goo.gl/AZzZyH
Birth of a brotherFirmin-Maximin Delion
June 23, 1901 (Age 6 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 21 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
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World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 22 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://goo.gl/CElxTx
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 23 years)

Note: Spanish Influenza killed over 500,000 people in the United States, and somewhere between 20 and 40 million in what has been cited as the most devastating epidemic in history - http://goo.gl/nYVCtq
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 35 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century - http://goo.gl/MgHbRM
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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 47 years)

Note: The United States enters World War II after the attack at Pearl Harbor, a global war that involved the vast majority of the world's nations and including all of the great powers - http://goo.gl/QfFDwG
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 55 years)
Note: The Korean War was a war between the Republic of Korea (South Korea), supported by the United Nations, and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea), at one time supported by the People's Republic of China and the Soviet Union - http://goo.gl/o1FrfM
Death of a sisterAngéline Delphine Delion
May 21, 1959 (Age 64 years)
Death of a brotherDelphin-Alexandre Delion
April 21, 1966 (Age 71 years)

Death of a sisterAlexandrine Delion
August 11, 1966 (Age 71 years)

Death of a wifeMathilde Jamin
1975 (Age 80 years)

Death of a sisterHonorine-Augustine Delion
March 15, 1976 (Age 81 years)
Death 1985 (Age 90 years)

Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: June 13, 1881La Chapelle-Saint-Laurent, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes, FRANCE
3 years
elder sister
1 year
elder sister
18 months
elder sister
17 months
elder brother
21 months
elder sister
4 years
7 years
younger brother
Father’s family with Marie Désirée Vergnaud - View this family
Marie Désirée Vergnaud
Birth: March 31, 1854La Chapelle-Saint-Laurent, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes
Death: July 31, 1878La Chapelle-Saint-Laurent, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes
Marriage: November 23, 1875La Chapelle-Saint-Laurent, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes, FRANCE
Family with Mathilde Jamin - View this family

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  1. Generation 1
    1. Léon-Joseph Delion

      Léon-Joseph Delion, son of Jacques-Alexandre Delion and Marie-Josèphine-Delphine Maupillier, was born on August 16, 1894 in La Chapelle-Saint-Laurent, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes and died in 1985 at the age of 90. He married Mathilde Jamin.

      Léon-Joseph Delion and Mathilde Jamin had 3 children.

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