William Hazen

Brief Life History of William

When William Hazen was born on 9 May 1902, his father, David Hazen, was 32 and his mother, Eva A Zimmerman, was 26. He married Florence Emma Wear on 16 May 1926, in Leoti, Wichita, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Harrison Township, Greeley, Kansas, United States for about 20 years and Election Precinct 13 Holly, Prowers, Colorado, United States in 1940. He died on 23 April 1981, in Lamar, Prowers, Colorado, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Holly Cemetery, Holly, Prowers, Colorado, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Hazen
1902–1981
Florence Emma Wear
1908–1989
Marriage: 16 May 1926
Billie D Hazen
1931–1982
Robert Ray "Bobby" Hazen
1933–2015
Everett J Hazen
1935–2011
Doris Uldene Hazen
1938–2019
Darlene Fay Hazen
1940–2007
Edgar Dale Hazen
1943–2022
Della Pierce Hazen
1946–
Elvin Gale “Tex” Hazen
1948–2022
Donna Hazen
1951–2014

Sources (14)

  • Will Hazen, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Will Hazen, "Colorado, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945"
  • Will Hazen, "United States Social Security Death Index"

World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

1909 · Garden of the Gods Park

In 1879, railroad tycoon, Charles Elliott Perkins bought 240 acres whrere The Garden of the Gods is located, and planned to use it as a summer home. Perkins died in 1907 before he could establish it as a public park. Perkin's children donated the now 480 acres to the city of Colorado Springs, to become a public park.

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Dutch: genitivized form of Haas . Compare Haze .

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

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