Galen Walter Snyder

26 July 1906–11 January 2003 (Age 96)
New Enterprise, South Woodbury Township, Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Galen Walter

When Galen Walter Snyder was born on 26 July 1906, in New Enterprise, South Woodbury Township, Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Elmer G Snyder, was 23 and his mother, Carrie May Brumbaugh, was 23. He married Laura Verna Golden on 2 June 1932. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Woodbury Township, Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States in 1910. He died on 11 January 2003, in Roaring Spring, Blair, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 96, and was buried in Martinsburg, Blair, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Galen Walter Snyder
1906–2003
Laura Verna Golden
1905–1996
Marriage: 2 June 1932
Russell Duane Snyder
1935–1995

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
2 June 1932
Lewistown, Pennsylvania
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 2

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.
1932

Age 26

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch: occupational name for a tailor, from an agent derivative of Middle Dutch sniden ‘to cut’.2 Americanized form of German Schneider .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Galen W Snyder in household of Elmer G Snyder, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Galen W Snyder in household of Elmer G Snyder, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Galen W Snyder, "United States Census, 1940"

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