Bernice Vester Wren

24 April 1880–14 September 1949 (Age 69)
Clinton, Hickman, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Bernice Vester

When Bernice Vester Wren was born on 24 April 1880, in Clinton, Hickman, Kentucky, United States, his father, James B Wren, was 26 and his mother, Mary Lucy Davis, was 24. He married Ione W. Proctor on 30 December 1906, in Pottawatomie, Oklahoma, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Rock Creek Township, Pottawatomie, Oklahoma, United States in 1930 and Shawnee, Pottawatomie, Oklahoma, United States in 1940. He died on 14 September 1949, at the age of 69.

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Family Time Line

Bernice Vester Wren
1880–1949
Ione W. Proctor
1880–1943
Marriage: 30 December 1906
Irma Faye Wren
1907–1934
Russell Ray Wren
1920–2005

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
30 December 1906
Pottawatomie, Oklahoma, United States
children

(2)

    Irma Faye Wren

    Female1907–1934Female

    Russell Ray Wren

    Male1920–2005Male

Parents and Siblings

    James B Wren

    Male1854–Male

    Mary Lucy Davis

    Female1855–1940Female

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 12

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 20

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

1 English: nickname from the bird, Middle English wrenne, probably in reference to its small size.2 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Rinn ‘descendant of Rinn’, a personal name possibly derived from reann ‘spear’.3 Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh Uren .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Burniece Wren, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Burnis V Wren, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Barnie B Wien, "United States Census, 1920"

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