Beulah Faye Cleveland

2 February 1924–17 September 2001 (Age 77)
Star, Holt, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Beulah Faye

When Beulah Faye Cleveland was born on 2 February 1924, in Star, Holt, Nebraska, United States, her father, Ezra Everett Cleveland, was 36 and her mother, Gladys Belle Shipman, was 24. She married Duane Arthur Hoshaw on 23 September 1950, in Luverne, Rock, Minnesota, United States. She lived in Cedar, Nebraska, United States in 1935 and Precinct 17 Election Precinct, Cedar, Nebraska, United States in 1940. She died on 17 September 2001, in Norfolk, Madison, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Crofton, Knox, Nebraska, United States.

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Duane Arthur Hoshaw
Beulah Faye Cleveland
Marriage: 23 September 1950

Spouse and Children

23 September 1950
Luverne, Rock, Minnesota, United States

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World Events (8)


Age 3

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1944 · Congress Passes the Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Project

Age 20

The Flood Control Act of 1944 was passed and would later be called the Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Program. It was named after the authors of the program Lewis A. Pick and William Glenn Sloan. It began as two separate plans but they both had the idea for an irrigation system that would help with the flooding of the Missouri River.
1945 · Peace in a Post War World

Age 21

The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.

Name Meaning

1 English: regional name from the district around Middlesbrough named Cleveland ‘the land of the cliffs’, from the genitive plural (clifa) of Old English clif ‘bank’, ‘slope’ + land ‘land’. See also Cleaveland .2 Americanized spelling of Norwegian Kleiveland or Kleveland, habitational names from any of five farmsteads in Agder and Vestlandet named with Old Norse kleif ‘rocky ascent’ or klefi ‘closet’ (an allusion to a hollow land formation) + land ‘land’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Beulah F Cleveland in household of Gladys B Cleveland, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Beaulh Clevaland in household of Fred Erickson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Beaulah Hoshaw in entry for Everett Eugene Cleveland Townsend, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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