Iva Kirkpatrick

18 June 1894–1974 (Age 79)
Franklin, Illinois, United States

The Life of Iva

When Iva Kirkpatrick was born on 18 June 1894, in Franklin, Illinois, United States, her father, William Robert Kirkpatrick, was 26 and her mother, Rosa M Bayless, was 25. She married James Benjamin Jarvis on 9 September 1911, in Franklin, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Six Mile Township, Franklin, Illinois, United States in 1910 and Blairsville, Williamson, Illinois, United States in 1920. She died in 1974, at the age of 80, and was buried in Mulkeytown Cemetery, Mulkeytown, Franklin, Illinois, United States.

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James Benjamin Jarvis
Iva Kirkpatrick
Marriage: 9 September 1911
Vivian L Jarvis

Spouse and Children

    James Benjamin Jarvis



9 September 1911
Franklin, Illinois, United States


    Vivian L Jarvis


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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

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.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 16

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 22

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

Scottish and North Irish: habitational name from any of various places so called from the dedication of their church ( see Kirk ) to St. Patrick. The order of the elements is the result of Gaelic influence.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Iva Jarvis in household of Benjamin Jarvis, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Iva Jarvis in household of Ben Jarvis, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Iva Kirkpatrick in household of Wade Kirkpatrick, "United States Census, 1900"

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