Arvada Sample

1888–16 January 1970 (Age 82)
Nashville, Barton, Missouri, United States

The Life of Arvada

When Arvada Sample was born in 1888, in Nashville, Barton, Missouri, United States, her father, William J. Sample, was 26 and her mother, Sabra Viola Aliff, was 25. She married Meredith Crouch on 30 November 1916. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in South West Township, Barton, Missouri, United States for about 20 years. She died on 16 January 1970, in Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

Meredith Crouch
Arvada Sample
Marriage: 30 November 1916
Helen Crouch
Howard Crouch
Milldred Crouch
Burris Jenkins Crouch
Jean or Geyne Marie Crouch
Lonnie Crouch

Spouse and Children

30 November 1916


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1896 · ""

Age 8

"""Post office name was changed from """"Boise City"""" to """"Boise"""" in 1896. Remains as such today."""
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 22

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from any of various places in Normandy called Saint-Paul or Saint-Pol, from the dedication of their churches to St. Paul ( see Paul ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Vada Crouch in household of Meredith Crouch, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Vada Crouch in household of Meredith Crouch, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Vada Crouch in household of Meredith Crouch, "United States Census, 1920"

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