Olive Bell Ventris

27 November 1890–19 August 1969 (Age 78)
Atchison, Atchison, Kansas, United States

The Life of Olive Bell

When Olive Bell Ventris was born on 27 November 1890, in Atchison, Atchison, Kansas, United States, her father, Lewis Thomas Ventris, was 21 and her mother, Edith Mary Despain, was 19. She married Harvey Ray Hatcher on 23 August 1909, in Payne, Oklahoma, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Paradise Township, Payne, Oklahoma Territory, United States in 1900 and East Walnut Township, Canadian, Oklahoma, United States for about 10 years. She died on 19 August 1969, in Minco, Grady, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 78.

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Harvey Ray Hatcher
Olive Bell Ventris
Marriage: 23 August 1909
Cecil Ray Hatcher
Olen Bell Hatcher
Vada Hatcher
Jerold Hatcher

Spouse and Children

23 August 1909
Payne, Oklahoma, United States



    Olen Bell Hatcher


    Vada Hatcher


    Jerold Hatcher


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World Events (8)

1893 · Cherokee Outlet Land Run

Age 3

The Cherokee Outlet Land Run was held on September 16, 1893, and was Oklahoma’s largest land run. Approximately 100,000 participants gathered to obtain a piece of the 6 million acre Cherokee land. Chaos surrounded the event and infantry troops were stationed at land offices across the area. Some met an early death due to heatstroke while waiting in mile-long lines, mobs, and stampedes.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 22

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

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Sources (3)

  • Ollie Hatcher in household of Ray Hatcher, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Allie B Hatcher in household of H R Hatcher, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ollie Ventris in household of Lewis Ventris, "United States Census, 1900"

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