Venila Bevelhimer

Brief Life History of Venila

When Venila Bevelhimer was born on 6 December 1885, in Anderson, Madison, Indiana, United States, her father, Spencer Gorland Bevelhimer, was 40 and her mother, Eliza Jane Jenkins, was 42. She married Raymond Everett Colvin on 25 November 1909, in Madison, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Fall Creek MM, Madison, Indiana, United States in 1930 and Fall Creek Township, Madison, Indiana, United States in 1940. She died on 15 February 1979, in Anderson, Madison, Indiana, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Pendleton, Fall Creek Township, Madison, Indiana, United States.

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Raymond Everett Colvin
Venila Bevelhimer
Marriage: 25 November 1909
Marjorie Marie Colvin
Guy Gorland Colvin

Sources (12)

  • Nila Calvin in household of Frank Calvin, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Nilah Bevelhimer, "Indiana Marriages, 1780-1992"
  • Venila B Bevelhimer Colvin, "Find A Grave Index"

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Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.

1910 · The BSA is Made

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

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