Allie Van Den Berg

26 March 1902–June 1985 (Age 83)
Armour, Douglas, South Dakota, United States

The Life of Allie

When Allie Van Den Berg was born on 26 March 1902, in Armour, Douglas, South Dakota, United States, her father, Cornelius Vandenberg, was 41 and her mother, Antonia P Meyers, was 35. She married John Thomas Sammons on 14 August 1929. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Valley, Douglas, South Dakota, United States for about 10 years and National Judicial Township, San Diego, California, United States in 1940. She died in June 1985, in Del Mar, San Diego, California, United States, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

John Thomas Sammons
Allie Van Den Berg
Marriage: 14 August 1929
Roy V Sammons

Spouse and Children

14 August 1929


    Roy V Sammons


Parents and Siblings

    Cornelius Vandenberg


    Antonia P Meyers




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World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 4

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.

Age 25

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

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 .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Allie Sammons in household of John T Sammons, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Allie Van Den Berg in household of Cornelius Vandenberg, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Allie Vandenberg in household of Corneilus Vandenberg, "United States Census, 1910"

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