Alva William Dearinger

13 April 1903–18 October 1985 (Age 82)
St. Clair, Missouri, United States

The Life of Alva William

When Alva William Dearinger was born on 13 April 1903, in St. Clair, Missouri, United States, his father, Joseph Eli Dearinger, was 25 and his mother, Della Ethel ( Gifford) Ashwell, was 28. He married Ora Elizabeth in 1925, in Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Kent, King, Washington, United States in 1935 and Orillia Election Precinct, King, Washington, United States in 1940. He died on 18 October 1985, in King, Washington, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Washington, United States.

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Alva William Dearinger
Ora Elizabeth
Marriage: 1925
Milton Joseph Dearinger
Paul E Dearinger

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Missouri, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 1

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.

Age 24

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

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Dieringer .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Alva Dearinger in household of Joe Dearinger, "Kansas State Census, 1915"
  • Alva W Dearinger, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Alna W Dearinger, "United States Census, 1940"

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