Roudy D Oliver

4 December 1906–7 October 1994 (Age 87)
Mason, Mason, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Roudy D

When Roudy D Oliver was born on 4 December 1906, in Mason, Mason, West Virginia, United States, his father, Charles Henry Oliver, was 30 and his mother, Sarah Lula Durst, was 24. He lived in Point Pleasant, Mason, West Virginia, United States for about 10 years and Ohio, United States in 1994. He died on 7 October 1994, in Chillicothe, Ross, Ohio, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Greenlawn Cemetery, Chillicothe, Ross, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Henry Oliver
1876–1941
Sarah Lula Durst
1882–1952
Charles Leroy Oliver
1902–1972
Roudy D Oliver
1906–1994
William Oliver
1910–
Henry I Oliver
1911–1994
Pearl Clifford Oliver
1913–1998
Harold E Oliver
1915–1968
Frederick Oliver
1919–1919
Edward Oliver
1920–
Silva Louise Oliver
1920–1921
Charlotte J Oliver
1923–2003
Jack Oliver
1925–1996

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World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 2

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1929

Age 23

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

1 English, Scottish, Welsh, and German: from the Old French personal name Olivier, which was taken to England by the Normans from France. It was popular throughout Europe in the Middle Ages as having been borne by one of Charlemagne's paladins, the faithful friend of Roland, about whose exploits there were many popular romances. The name ostensibly means ‘olive tree’ ( see Oliveira ), but this is almost certainly the result of folk etymology working on an unidentified Germanic personal name, perhaps a cognate of Alvaro . The surname is also borne by Jews, apparently as an adoption of the non-Jewish surname.2 Catalan and southern French (Occitan): generally a topographic name from oliver ‘olive tree’, but in some instances possibly related to the homonymous personal name (see 1 above).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Rowdy Oliver in household of Raymond Oliver, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Rudy Oliver in household of Charles H Oliver, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Henry I Oliver in household of Charles H Oliver, "United States Census, 1930"

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