Dale Vernon Ketchum

8 March 1935–14 March 1996 (Age 61)
United States

The Life of Dale Vernon

When Dale Vernon Ketchum was born on 8 March 1935, in United States, his father, Vernie David Ketchum, was 36 and his mother, Edith Leone Hawkins, was 20. He married Verna Lee Howell on 20 December 1971, in Maquoketa, Jackson, Iowa, United States. He lived in Jackson, Iowa, United States in 1935 and Brandon Township, Jackson, Iowa, United States in 1940. He died on 14 March 1996, in Lake Charles, Calcasieu, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Canton Cemetery, Canton, Jones, Iowa, United States.

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Dale Vernon Ketchum
Verna Lee Howell
Marriage: 20 December 1971

Spouse and Children

20 December 1971
Maquoketa, Jackson, Iowa, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Vernie David Ketchum





World Events (8)

1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 2

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Age 6

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 20

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Ketcham .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Dale Ketchem in household of Vernie Ketchem, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Dale V Ketcham, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Dale V Ketcham, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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