Verne Greno Stevens

18 February 1887–18 June 1964 (Age 77)
Iowa, United States

The Life of Verne Greno

When Verne Greno Stevens was born on 18 February 1887, in Iowa, United States, his father, Henry Mathew Stevens, was 32 and his mother, Emma Geneva Livingston, was 20. He married Myrtle Leora Forrow about 1915, in California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Oakland, Alameda, California, United States in 1920 and Concord, Contra Costa, California, United States in 1930. He died on 18 June 1964, in Contra Costa, California, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Oakland, Alameda, California, United States.

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Verne Greno Stevens
Myrtle Leora Forrow
Marriage: about 1915
Francis Ann Stevens
Chadbourne Gordon Stevens

Spouse and Children

about 1915
California, United States


    Francis Ann Stevens


    Chadbourne Gordon Stevens


Parents and Siblings

    Henry Mathew Stevens


    Emma Geneva Livingston




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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 3

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 21

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Steven . It is also found in this spelling as a Dutch and North German name, and as an Americanized form of some like-sounding Jewish name, as well as cognate names in other European languages such as Stefan and Steffen and their derivatives.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Verne G Stevens, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Vernie G Stevens in household of H M Stevens, "Iowa State Census, 1895"
  • Vern G Stevens, "United States Census, 1930"

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