Orville E Coder

1915–1 March 1995 (Age 80)
Indiana, United States

The Life of Orville E

When Orville E Coder was born in 1915, in Indiana, United States, his father, James Oliver Coder, was 29 and his mother, Rosa Ellen Montgomery, was 33. He lived in Boone Township, Cass, Indiana, United States in 1920 and Royal Center, Boone Township, Cass, Indiana, United States in 1930. He registered for military service in 1942. He died on 1 March 1995, in Clark, Indiana, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Jeffersonville, Clark, Indiana, United States.

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James Oliver Coder
Rosa Ellen Montgomery
Lelah N Coder
Cecil M Coder
Orville E Coder
Joseph E Coder

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    Lelah N Coder


    Cecil M Coder



    Joseph E Coder


World Events (8)

1915 · Homemade Bomb Explosion

Age 0

On July 2, 1915 an angry, former Harvard professor, Erich Muenter, places a homemade bomb in the Senate Reception Room. He was upset about the private sales of US munitions to the allies during the war.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

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.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 22

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 Americanized spelling of German Koder or Goder, from a short form of any of the old personal names formed with Old High German got ‘god’, e.g. Gottfried or Gothard .2 Americanized spelling of South German Goder, a topographic for someone living by a narrow pass or ravine, from Middle High German goder ‘throat’, ‘gullet’.3 Americanized spelling of Slovenian Koder .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Orville E Coder in household of James O Coder, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Orville E Coder in household of James O Coder, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Orville E. Coder, "Find A Grave Index"

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