Alvin William Kester

27 December 1913–15 May 1985 (Age 71)
San Miguel, San Luis Obispo, California, United States

The Life Summary of Alvin William

When Alvin William Kester was born on 27 December 1913, in San Miguel, San Luis Obispo, California, United States, his father, Edwin James Kester, was 36 and his mother, Lucy Frances McKeon, was 37. He married Dorothy Adele Hopkins on 22 August 1940. He lived in San Simeon, San Luis Obispo, California, United States for about 10 years and Cambria, San Luis Obispo, California, United States for about 5 years. He died on 15 May 1985, in Lake, California, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Lower Lake Cemetery, Lower Lake, Lake, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alvin William Kester
1913–1985
Dorothy Adele Hopkins
1918–1994
Marriage: 22 August 1940

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 August 1940
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (8)

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    World Events (8)

    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
    Age 3
    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.
    1917
    Age 4
    U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
    1932
    Age 19
    Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

    Name Meaning

    Perhaps Dutch: see Keister .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Keister
    Kesterson

    Sources (7)

    • Alvin W Kester in household of Edwin J Kester, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Alvin W Kester in household of Edwin J Kester, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Alvin W Kester in household of Edwin J Kester, "United States Census, 1920"

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