Harley Revere Cleveland

28 September 1898–5 December 1994 (Age 96)
Niles, Berrien, Michigan, United States

The Life of Harley Revere

When Harley Revere Cleveland was born on 28 September 1898, in Niles, Berrien, Michigan, United States, his father, Edwin Lemuel Cleveland, was 34 and his mother, Eva Jane Foster, was 31. He married Catherine Hope Bates on 19 August 1925, in Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Kalamazoo Township, Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States in 1940 and Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States in 1994. He registered for military service in 1942. He died on 5 December 1994, in Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States, at the age of 96.

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Harley Revere Cleveland
Catherine Hope Bates
Marriage: 19 August 1925
Margaret Jean Cleveland

Spouse and Children

19 August 1925
Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States


    Margaret Jean Cleveland


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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1903 · Ford Motor Company

Age 5

"Henry Ford built his first gasoline-powered vehicle, named the Quadricycle, in 1896, at his home in Detroit. Ford sold the Quadricycle for $200 and used the money to build a second car. In 1901, Ford raced his car ""Sweepstakes"" against Alexander Winton and won. The victory resulted in publicity for Ford which allowed him to gain investors for his new company, Ford Motor Company. The first Model A was sold on July 23, 1903, and the company was incorporated on November 13, 1903."
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 25

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

Name Meaning

1 English: regional name from the district around Middlesbrough named Cleveland ‘the land of the cliffs’, from the genitive plural (clifa) of Old English clif ‘bank’, ‘slope’ + land ‘land’. See also Cleaveland .2 Americanized spelling of Norwegian Kleiveland or Kleveland, habitational names from any of five farmsteads in Agder and Vestlandet named with Old Norse kleif ‘rocky ascent’ or klefi ‘closet’ (an allusion to a hollow land formation) + land ‘land’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Harley R Cleveland, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Harley R Cleveland, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Harley R Cleveland, "United States Census, 1930"

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