Elva Marilyn Hovde

15 November 1933–23 January 2010 (Age 76)
Helena, Lewis and Clark, Montana, United States

The Life of Elva Marilyn

When Elva Marilyn Hovde was born on 15 November 1933, in Helena, Lewis and Clark, Montana, United States, her father, Oscar Knutsen Hovde, was 51 and her mother, Elva Mae Haynes, was 40. She married Wayne Eugene Cottle on 14 August 1975, in Seattle, King, Washington, United States. She died on 23 January 2010, in Clearfield, Davis, Utah, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in North Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Wayne Eugene Cottle
Elva Marilyn Hovde
Marriage: 14 August 1975

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    Wayne Eugene Cottle



14 August 1975
Seattle, King, Washington, United States

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World Events (8)

1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 2

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.
1938 · The DI is Opened To The Public

Age 5

Deseret Industries is a non-profit organization and a division of Welfare Services of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. It includes a chain of retail thrift stores and work projects. Many of the items sold are second hand or never used. Such items include furniture, appliances, computers, and clothing. The DI also sells new furniture, much of it received directly from its own manufacturing plant in Salt Lake City. The DI provides job skill training for the physically, emotionally and socially challenged and seeks to place them into private sector employment.
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 22

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

Name Meaning

Norwegian: variant of Hovda .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elva M Hovde in household of Oscar K Hovde, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Elva Marilyn Davis, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"
  • Elva Marilyn Houde, "Montana, County Births and Deaths, 1840-2004"

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