Albert Van Overberghe

1885–1960 (Age 74)

The Life of Albert

When Albert Van Overberghe was born on 28 December 1885, in France, his father, Alphonse Van Overberghe, was 25 and his mother, Amelie Benoite Verstraeten, was 27. He married Julia Lagache on 15 November 1913, in Lawrence, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States in 1920. He died on 19 August 1960, in Arlington, Riverside, California, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Albert Van Overberghe
Julia Lagache
Marriage: 15 November 1913
Albert George Van Overberghe
Van Overberghe George
Van Overberghe Alice Julia
Raymond Marcel Van Overberghe

Spouse & Children

15 November 1913
Lawrence, Essex, Massachusetts, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • Alphonse Van Overberghe


  • Amelie Benoite Verstraeten




World Events (8)


Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · The Statue of Liberty

Age 1

The Statue of Liberty that is in France is identical to the one that sits in New York. The Statue was sent over from France. It symbolizes the alliance between the two countries. The French have nicknamed it the Laboulaye Lady
1905 · The Law Separates Church and State

Age 20

In December of 1905 a law was passed that separated church and state. It made it so that prayer could not be said before a parliamentary meeting or in schools. It also made it so that working on Sunday was legalized.

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 Vanoverberghe, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Albert in entry for Alice Julia Vanoverberghe, "Massachusetts State Vital Records, 1841-1920"
  • Albert Vanoverberghe in entry for George Vanoverberghe, "Massachusetts Births, 1841-1915"

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