Oliver Dabel

18 August 1909–28 November 1962 (Age 53)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States

The Life of Oliver

When Oliver Dabel was born on 18 August 1909, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, his father, Rudolph Dabel, was 32 and his mother, Anna Lauden, was 27. He lived in Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, United States in 1940 and Wisconsin, United States in 1962. In 1940, at the age of 31, his occupation is listed as trucking company laborer. He died on 28 November 1962, at the age of 53, and was buried in Hillside Cemetery, Palmyra, Jefferson, Wisconsin, United States.

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1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 1

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.
1919 · The Chicago Race Riot of 1919

Age 10

During the Chicago race riot, which was raised by racial conflicts throughout Chicago, thirty-eight people died (23 black and 15 white) and over five hundred were injured. It is considered the worst of the approximately 25 riots during the Red Summer and was the worst race riot in Illinois.
1925 · The Goodman Theatre

Age 16

The Goodman Theatre was founded as a tribute to the Chicago playwright Kenneth Sawyer Goodman, who died in the Great Influenza Pandemic in 1918. The theater was funded by his parents, who donated $250,000 to the Art Institute of Chicago. The first theater was designed by Howard Van Doren Shaw and its opening ceremony was performed on October 20. 

Name Meaning

In Hebrew, the scriptural name is Hébhel, which has been translated as "vanity or vapor" and as "breath." The son of Adam perhaps received the name due to the shortness of his life; however, he had this name from his birth.

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  • Oliver Dabel, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Oliver Dable in household of Rudolph Dable, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Oliver Dabel in household of Rudolph Dabel, "United States Census, 1920"

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