Anna Olive Belville

Female16 August 1875–10 February 1943

Brief Life History of Anna Olive

When Anna Olive Belville was born on 16 August 1875, in Marion Township, Washington, Iowa, United States, her father, Joseph Belville, was 32 and her mother, Mary Ellen Lewis, was 20. She married Owen Emery Harshberger on 26 April 1899. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Prairie Creek Township, Merrick, Nebraska, United States in 1900 and Election Precinct 25 Northwest McMinnville, Yamhill, Oregon, United States in 1930. She died on 10 February 1943, in McMinnville, Yamhill, Oregon, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Evergreen Memorial Park, McMinnville, Yamhill, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

Owen Emery Harshberger
1874–1938
Anna Olive Belville
1875–1943
Marriage: 26 April 1899
Marvin Leonard Harshberger Bellville
1900–1966
Raymond Deloss Harshberger
1901–1901
Ona Bessie Harshberger
1902–1980
Edna Gladys Harshberger
1904–1982
Dean Launey Harshberger
1911–1985

Sources (12)

  • Anna Harshberger in household of Owen Harshberger, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Anna Olive Belville Harshberger, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Hanna Bellvill Harshberger in entry for Dean Lonney Harshberger, "Oregon, Center for Health Statistics, Birth Records, 1903-1918"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 April 1899
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (5)

    World Events (8)

    1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

    Age 1

    The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

    1880 · The Great Gale of 1880

    Age 5

    The Great Gale of 1880 was a severe snow and wind storm that devastated parts of Oregon and Washington on January 9, 1880. The extratropical cyclone caused tides to rise seven feet, gale force winds, and snow accumulations of up to 18 inches.  

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 21

    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

    Name Meaning

    French: variant of Belleville and, in North America, (also) an altered form of this.

    History: This surname is listed along with its original form Belleville in the (US) National Huguenot Society's register of qualified Huguenot ancestors.

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

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