Samual Rogers Gilvin

8 January 1883–August 1979 (Age 96)
Bath, Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of Samual Rogers

When Samual Rogers Gilvin was born on 8 January 1883, in Bath, Kentucky, United States, his father, William Daniel Gilvin, was 25 and his mother, Sarah E. Handley, was 29. He married Bessie Lee Gilvin on 6 September 1905. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Winchester, Clark, Kentucky, United States in 1910 and Sharpsburg, Bath, Kentucky, United States for about 10 years. He died in August 1979, in Junction City, Boyle, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 96, and was buried in Sharpsburg, Bath, Kentucky, United States.

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Samual Rogers Gilvin
Bessie Lee Gilvin
Marriage: 6 September 1905
Henry Worth Gilvin
Susan Katherine Gilvin
Allie Worth Gilvin

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World Events (8)

Age 3
Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1892 · The Radio is invented
Age 9
Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed
Age 25
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.

Name Meaning

Perhaps a variant spelling of the Irish surnames Gilpin , Gilvane ( see Kilbane ), or Galvin .

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

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Sources (5)

  • Roger Gilven in household of Sarah Gilven, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Rodger Gilvan, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Roger Gilven, "United States Census, 1930"

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