Alice Hager

Brief Life History of Alice

When Alice Hager was born on 19 May 1912, in Hensley, McDowell, West Virginia, United States, her father, Joseph E Hager, was 44 and her mother, Missouri Jane Spears, was 36. She married Delbert Owens about 1929, in West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in McDowell, West Virginia, United States in 1935 and Browns Creek District, McDowell, West Virginia, United States in 1940. She died on 12 July 1991, in West Virginia, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell, West Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Delbert Owens
1908–1963
Alice Hager
1912–1991
Marriage: about 1929
Betty Jean Owens
1930–2017
Ralph Wendell Owens Sr
1932–2022

Sources (10)

  • Alice Hager in household of Joe Hager, "United States Census, 1940"
  • West Virginia, Births Index, 1804-1938
  • Alice Howell, "Find A Grave Index"

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World Events (8)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

1917 · Camp Lee Training Facility

Camp Lee was the sight of where Europeans first came face to face with the Powhatan Confederation. Than during the Civil War  the Union forces used it as a surprise attack and blocked Lee’s army from the supply base. When World War II started Fort Lee became Camp Lee and was used as a training facility.

1935 · The FBI is Established

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: from an ancient Germanic personal name composed of hag ‘hedge, enclosure’ + hari, heri ‘army’.

Dutch and North German: from an ancient Germanic personal name, Hadugar, composed of the elements hadu ‘combat, strife’ + gari (from garwa) ‘ready, eager’ or gari ‘spear’.

German (also Häger): topographic name for someone who lived by a hedged or fenced enclosure, Middle High German hac. Compare Hoge .

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

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