Harry Walter Neville

16 June 1922–10 August 1986 (Age 64)
Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States

The Life of Harry Walter

When Harry Walter Neville was born on 16 June 1922, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, his father, Walter Henry Neville, was 25 and his mother, Ruth Ann Boyd, was 20. He married Bertie Mart Grange on 2 February 1945, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. He lived in Boulder City, Clark, Nevada, United States in 1935 and Judicial Township 4, Shasta, California, United States in 1940. He died on 10 August 1986, in San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Kent, King, Washington, United States.

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Harry Walter Neville
Bertie Mart Grange
Marriage: 2 February 1945

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2 February 1945
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 1

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1937 · Los Angeles California Temple

Age 15

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced the Los Angeles California Temple on March 6, 1937. 
1940 · Galloping Gertie

Age 18

Galloping Gertie is the reference used to describe the Tacoma Narrows Bridge. It opened on July 1, 1940 four months later it no longer existed. On November 7, 1940 the wind guests came up to 40 miles an hour causing the bridge to twist and vibrate violently before it collapsed into Puget Sound. The only victim of the bridge collapsing was a three-legged paralyzed dog named Tubby whose owner tried to rescue him from the car but he wouldn’t go with him.

Name Meaning

1 Irish and English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Neuville in Calvados or Néville in Seine-Maritime, both so called from Old French neu(f) ‘new’ (Latin novus) + ville ‘settlement’ ( see Villa ).2 Irish (Munster): assimilation of the Gaelic name Ó Niadh ( see Nee ) and sometimes of Ó Cnaimhín ( see Nevin ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Harry W Neville in household of Walter H Neville, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Harry W Neville in household of Walter H Neville, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Harry Walter Neville, "California, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945"

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