Verna Emmaline Hobbs

6 July 1901–4 September 1984 (Age 83)
Dade, Missouri, United States

The Life of Verna Emmaline

When Verna Emmaline Hobbs was born on 6 July 1901, in Dade, Missouri, United States, her father, Oliver Perry Hobbs, was 42 and her mother, Anise Hudson, was 38. She married William Orval Sutherlin on 18 December 1918, in Norwich, New London, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Alluwe, Nowata, Oklahoma, United States in 1910 and Maroa, Macon, Illinois, United States in 1930. She died on 4 September 1984, in Medford, Jackson, Oregon, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Siskiyou, Jackson, Oregon, United States.

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William Orval Sutherlin
Verna Emmaline Hobbs
Marriage: 18 December 1918
Verna Sutherlin
Wanda Emmaline Sutherlin
William Lyle Sutherlin
Hilda Louise Sutherlin

Spouse and Children

18 December 1918
Norwich, New London, Connecticut, United States


    Verna Sutherlin


    Wanda Emmaline Sutherlin


    William Lyle Sutherlin


    Hilda Louise Sutherlin


Parents and Siblings



    William Andrew Hobbs


    Edna Hobbs


    Oliver Harvey Hobbs




+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 3

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 22

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the medieval personal name Hobb(e), a short form of Robert . For the altered initial, compare Hick .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Verna Sutherlind in household of William O Sutherlind, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Verna Sutherlin in household of Wm Sutherlin, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Verna Hobbs in household of Oliver P Hobbs, "United States Census, 1910"

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