LeRoy Avery
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LeRoy Peter Avery (1921 - 1969)

LeRoy Peter Avery
Born in New York, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married May 1943 [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Father of [private daughter (1940s - unknown)], [private daughter (1940s - unknown)], [private daughter (1940s - unknown)], , and
Died in Tolleson, Maricopa, Arizona, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 26 Aug 2009 | Last significant change: 15 Oct 2021
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LeRoy Avery was born on May 7, 1921 in New York to William Avery and Philippa DeFede.[1]

In 1940, LeRoy lived with his parents and siblings in New York City, New York.[2]

LeRoy died on January 2, 1969 in Tolleson, Arizona. He is buried in the Resthaven Cemetery in Glendale.[3][4]


  1. "United States Social Security Death Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JKV5-VZD : 20 May 2014), Leroy Avery, Jan 1969; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).
  2. United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KQ5K-7DH : accessed 29 July 2017), Leroy P Avery in household of William H Avery, Assembly District 8, Bronx, New York City, Bronx, New York, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 3-1418, sheet 15B, line 74, family 315, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 2496.
  3. LeRoy Avery's obituary, Arizona Republic (Phoenix, Arizona), 04 Jan 1969, Sat • [First Edition] • Page 34; https://www.newspapers.com/clip/24719986/arizona_republic/
  4. "BillionGraves Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q296-ND2N : 29 February 2016), LeRoy P Avery, died 1969; citing BillionGraves (http://www.billiongraves.com : 2012), Burial at Resthaven West Park Cemetery, Glendale, Maricopa, Arizona, United States

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