Vera Averett

1 September 1914–3 January 2011 (Age 96)
Lovell, Big Horn, Wyoming, United States

The Life Summary of Vera

When Vera Averett was born on 1 September 1914, in Lovell, Big Horn, Wyoming, United States, her father, George Lomond Averett, was 21 and her mother, Thelma Irene Stringham, was 19. She married James Harvey Kirby on 17 August 1937, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Pittsburg, Contra Costa, California, United States for about 1 years. She died on 3 January 2011, in Tigard, Washington, Oregon, United States, at the age of 96, and was buried in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Harvey Kirby
Vera Averett
Marriage: 17 August 1937
Son Kirby
James Averett Kirby

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 August 1937Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1915 · Dinosaur National Monument
    Age 1
    Dinosaur National Monument is a park that contains over 800 paleontological sites and fossils. It was declared a National Monument on October 4, 1915.
    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
    Age 2
    Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
    Age 27
    Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    Altered form of English Everett or Avery .

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

    Possible Related Names


    Sources (21)

    • Vera Averett in household of George Lamond Averett, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Vera Averett, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Vera Kirby in entry for James Harvey Kirby, "California, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"

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