Orville Brant Bonnell

1874–7 January 1939 (Age 65)
Doddridge, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Orville Brant

When Orville Brant Bonnell was born in 1874, in Doddridge, West Virginia, United States, his father, David William Bonnell, was 49 and his mother, Angeline Goodwin, was 36. He married Alice Armentia Marsh on 1 October 1907, in Doddridge, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Coal Magisterial District, Harrison, West Virginia, United States in 1920 and Cass Magisterial District, Monongalia, West Virginia, United States in 1930. He died on 7 January 1939, in Star City, Monongalia, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Monongalia, West Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Orville Brant Bonnell
1874–1939
Alice Armentia Marsh
1887–1959
Marriage: 1 October 1907
Chester William Bonnell
1907–1969
Edward David Bonnell
1911–1965
Sherman W Bonnell
1916–1979
Orval Brant Bonnell Jr
1916–1989
Blonda Mae Bonnell
1920–1942
Hazel Virginia Bonnell
1925–1994

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 October 1907
Doddridge, West Virginia, United States
children

(6)

    Chester William Bonnell

    Male1907–1969Male

    Edward David Bonnell

    Male1911–1965Male

    Sherman W Bonnell

    Male1916–1979Male

    Orval Brant Bonnell Jr

    Male1916–1989Male

    Blonda Mae Bonnell

    Female1920–1942Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

    Lester M Bonnell

    Male1855–1927Male

    Margaret B. Bonnell

    Female1861–1888Female

    Male1863–1948Male

    Female1866–1954Female

    Leonard Bonnell

    Male1866–Male

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 1

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 22

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

1 Altered spelling of French Bonnel, a variant of Bonneau .2 English: variant of Bunnell .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Orval Bunnell, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Orval B Bundle in household of Lester Bundle, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Orville Bonnell, "United States Census, 1930"

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