Albert George Van Overberghe

1913–1986 (Age 73)
New York City, New York, United States

The Life of Albert George

When Albert George Van Overberghe was born on 22 February 1913, his father, Albert Van Overberghe, was 27 and his mother, Julia Lagache, was 20. He married Marion Mehes on 17 March 1935, in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States in 1920. He died in April 1986, in New York City, New York, United States, at the age of 73.

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Albert George Van Overberghe
Marion Mehes
Marriage: 17 March 1935
Marilyn A van Overberghe

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17 March 1935
Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States


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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 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 4

Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 22

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

1 Vietnamese: unexplained.2 Dutch (De Van): metonymic occupational name for a winnower or a maker of winnowing fans, from Middle Dutch van(ne) ‘fan’.3 English: Western English variant of Fann .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Albert G Vanoverberghe in household of Albert Vanoverberghe, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Albert Vanoverberghe in entry for Marilyn A Wallace, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Albert G. Van Overberghe, "New York, New York City Marriage Records, 1829-1940"

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