Olive Kendall

3 June 1904–11 May 2002 (Age 98)
Pushthrough, Newfoundland, Canada

The Life of Olive

When Olive Kendall was born on 3 June 1904, in Pushthrough, Newfoundland, Canada, her father, John William Kendell, was 25 and her mother, Elizabeth A Roberts, was 23. She married James Norman Rose on 1 June 1927. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Hermitage, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada in 1945. She died on 11 May 2002, at the age of 97.

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Family Time Line

James Norman Rose
1904–1989
Olive Kendall
1904–2002
Marriage: 1 June 1927
Marjorie Elizabeth Rose
1928–2012
Ivy Sylvia Rose
1928–2010
Roy Karl Rose
1931–1972

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 June 1927
children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

    John William Kendell

    Male1878–1964Male

    Elizabeth A Roberts

    Female1880–1971Female

siblings

(7)

    Alice Kendell

    Female1900–1916Female

    Female1904–2002Female

    Horatio Karl Kendell

    Male1905–1990Male

    Casabianca Kendell

    Male1908–1938Male

    Orlando Emerson Kendell

    Male1912–1918Male

+2 More Children

World Events (1)

1982

Age 78

Canada Act is passed. The United Kingdom transfers final legal powers over Canada. The country adopts its new constitution, which includes a charter of rights.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from Kendal in Cumbria, recorded in 1095 as Kircabikendala ‘village with a church in the valley of the Kent river’.2 From an Anglicized form of the Welsh personal name Cynddelw, which was borne by a famous 12th-century Welsh poet. It probably derives from a Celtic word meaning ‘exalted’, ‘high’ + delw ‘image’, ‘effigy’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Olive Rose in household of Norman Rose, "Newfoundland Census, 1945"
  • Olive Rose in household of Norman Rose, "Newfoundland Census, 1935"

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