Vernon Joseph Stevenson

31 July 1907–14 May 1947 (Age 39)
Alameda, California, United States

The Life of Vernon Joseph

When Vernon Joseph Stevenson was born on 31 July 1907, in Alameda, California, United States, his father, John Joseph Stevenson, was 25 and his mother, Cecelia George, was 21. He married Edna Mae Wilbur on 22 July 1934, in Alameda, California, United States. He died on 14 May 1947, in Oakland, Alameda, California, United States, at the age of 39.

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Family Time Line

Vernon Joseph Stevenson
1907–1947
Edna Mae Wilbur
1906–1987
Marriage: 22 July 1934

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 July 1934
Alameda, California, United States

Parents and Siblings

    John Joseph Stevenson

    Male1882–Male

    Cecelia George

    Female1886–Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1910 · Angel Island Serves Immigrants

Age 3

Angel Island served as a western entry point for hundreds of thousands of U.S. immigrants, mainly from China, from 1910 to 1940.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 11

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English: patronymic from the personal name Steven . As a North American surname, it has assimilated some European cognates such as Stefan and Steffen and their derivatives.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Vernon J Stevenson in household of John J Stevenson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Vernon Stevenson in household of John J Stevenson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Vernon Stevenson in household of Jack Stevenson, "United States Census, 1910"

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