Linus Mcleod (1898 - 1986)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Linus Mcleod’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Linus so that his life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Linus’s biography.

Linus Mcleod Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Linus Mcleod and his immediate Mcleod family. Add to Linus Mcleod's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with his family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Linus.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Linus Mcleod? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Mount Vernon, Skagit County, Washington

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Linus finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Linus attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Linus did for a living or if he had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Linus Mcleod is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Linus's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Linus's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Linus a religious man? Add Linus’s religion

Gender

Male

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Linus during various points of his life.

Timeline

1898 - In the year that Linus Mcleod was born, magnate and philanthropist John D. Rockefeller's Standard Oil Company controlled 84% of the oil and pipelines in the United States. Rockefeller grew Standard Oil through the merger of several other small oil companies throughout the U.S., creating a monopoly.

1908 - By the time he was just 10 years old, a 7.1 earthquake and the resulting tsunami killed 70,000 to 100,000 people in southern Italy and Sicily. The earthquake, lasting 30 to 40 seconds, occurred in the Strait of Messina which was between the region of Calabria (at the "toe" of Italy) and the island of Sicily and destruction from it occurred in a 186 mile radius. It was the most destructive earthquake ever to hit Europe.

1957 - He was 59 years old when on September 24th, the "Little Rock Nine" (nine African-American students) entered Little Rock High School. Arkansas Gov. Orval Faubus had previously prevented the students from entering the school at the beginning of the term with the Arkansas National Guard - they blocked the door. President Eisenhower ordered federal troops - the 101st Airborne Division of the United States Army - to guard the students and allow them entry.

1984 - He was 86 years old when on January 1, "Baby Bells" were created. AT&T had been the provider of telephone service (and equipment) in the United States. The company kept Western Electric, Bell Labs, and AT&T Long Distance. Seven new regional companies (the Baby Bells) covered local telephone service and were separately owned. AT&T lost 70% of its book value due to this move.

1986 - In the year of Linus Mcleod's passing, on September 8th, the Oprah Winfrey Show went into national syndication. A popular talk show, it was number 1 in the ratings since its debut. The last show aired on May 25, 2011.

Linus Mcleod Family Tree

Who was Linus’s parents? Did he get married and did they have children? Share Linus’s family tree to share his legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Linus's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Linus Mcleod
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Linus's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Linus Mcleod is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to his obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Linus Mcleod died in October 1986 at 87 years old. No cause of death has been listed. He was born on December 7, 1898. We are unaware of information about Linus's family or relationships. We know that Linus Mcleod had been residing in Mount Vernon, Skagit County, Washington.

Memories

What do you remember about Linus Mcleod? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about him. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Linus is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Linus Mcleod

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources