Sylven Victor Cavitt

25 September 1905–14 August 1987 (Age 81)
Upshur, Texas, United States

The Life of Sylven Victor

When Sylven Victor Cavitt was born on 25 September 1905, in Upshur, Texas, United States, his father, Charles C. Cavitt, was 26 and his mother, Emma Elizabeth Andrews, was 17. He married Mary Opal Robison on 2 June 1928, in Haskell, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Justice Precinct 1, Haskell, Texas, United States in 1940 and Ocala, Marion, Florida, United States in 2006. He died on 14 August 1987, in Hico, Hamilton, Texas, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Clairette Cemetery, Clairette, Erath, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Sylven Victor Cavitt
1905–1987
Mary Opal Robison
1912–1986
Marriage: 2 June 1928
Lavelle Cavitt
1929–
Velta Rhea Cavitt
1931–
Vennie Lois Cavitt
1933–2006
Vallie Murl Cavitt
1933–
Joyce Cavitt
1935–
Jerry Don Cavitt
1939–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
2 June 1928
Haskell, Texas, United States
children

(6)

    Lavelle Cavitt

    Male1929–Male

    Velta Rhea Cavitt

    Female1931–Female

    Female1933–2006Female

    Vallie Murl Cavitt

    Female1933–Female

    Joyce Cavitt

    Female1935–Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

    Male1905–1987Male

    Stella Ophelia Cavitt

    Female1907–2000Female

    Female1910–1972Female

    Cavitt

    Female1913–Female

    Sidney Olen Cavitt

    Male1915–1916Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York

Age 9

Satilla was the first Deepwater Steamship to arrive at the port of Houston. This accomplishment successfully established a steamboat service between Houston and New York City.
1927

Age 22

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of McCavitt, a variant of McKevitt .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Sylvia V Cairtt in household of Charles C Cairtt, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Sylvin Cavitt in household of C C Cavitt, "United States Census, 1910"
  • S V Cavitt, "United States Census, 1940"

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