Earl Russel Snavely

12 December 1893–April 1970 (Age 76)
North Bend, Dodge, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Earl Russel

When Earl Russel Snavely was born on 12 December 1893, his father, Charles Cameron Snavely, was 33 and his mother, Jessie J Boggs, was 23. He married Lucille Davis in 1920. He lived in Logan Township, Blair, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900. He died in April 1970, at the age of 76.

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Earl Russel Snavely
Lucille Davis
Marriage: 1920

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

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.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 12

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 23

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

Possibly an altered form of South German Schnäbele or Schnäbeli(n), or of Swiss German Schneebeli or Schnebli ( see Schnebly ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Earl Snavely, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Earl R Snavely, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Earl Snavely in household of Charles Snavely, "United States Census, 1920"

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