Opal Ione Songer

6 December 1899–13 November 1947 (Age 47)
Bloomfield, Davis, Iowa, United States

The Life of Opal Ione

When Opal Ione Songer was born on 6 December 1899, in Bloomfield, Davis, Iowa, United States, her father, Harvey Franklin Songer, was 26 and her mother, Effie Dee Reed, was 31. She married Frederick Hugh Watson in 1919, in Pueblo, Pueblo, Colorado, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Pasadena, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1930 and Pasadena Judicial Township, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1940. She died on 13 November 1947, in Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 47.

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Family Time Line

Frederick Hugh Watson
1901–1953
Opal Ione Songer
1899–1947
Marriage: 1919
Fred Eugene Watson
1920–1987
Barbara Watson Shuler
1922–
Alan Keith Watson
1923–1977

Spouse and Children

    Frederick Hugh Watson

    Male1901–1953Male

    Female1899–1947Female

MARRIAGE
1919
Pueblo, Pueblo, Colorado, United States
children

(3)

    Fred Eugene Watson

    Male1920–1987Male

    Barbara Watson Shuler

    Female1922–Female

    Alan Keith Watson

    Male1923–1977Male

Parents and Siblings

    Harvey Franklin Songer

    Male1873–1933Male

    Female1868–1953Female

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1901 · City Hall Built

Age 2

The Old Colorado Springs city Hall was built between 1901-1905. It was in use until 1997. The historical building was designed by Thomas Barber and Thomas MacLaren.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 13

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Sanger 2.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Opal I Borger in household of Harvey F Borger, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Opal J Songer in household of Harry Songer, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Opal Watson in household of Fred Watson, "United States Census, 1940"

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