Orval C McPheeters

1884–1963 (Age 79)
Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States

The Life of Orval C

When Orval C McPheeters was born on 19 February 1884, in Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States, his father, Sylvester Francis McPheeters, was 25 and his mother, Florence Rosetta Short, was 20. He married Ida May Smith on 19 December 1921, in Orchards, Clark, Washington, United States. He lived in Colfax, Whitman, Washington, United States in 1910 and Thermal, Riverside, California, United States in 1930. He died in March 1963, in Washington, United States, at the age of 79.

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Orval C McPheeters
Ida May Smith
Marriage: 19 December 1921

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19 December 1921
Orchards, Clark, Washington, United States

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World Events (8)


Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1889 · Washington Becomes a State

Age 5

On November 11, 1889, Washington Territory became Washington State the 42nd state to enter the Union. The state was named in honor of George Washington.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 22

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Gille Pheadair, a patronymic from a Gaelic personal name meaning ‘servant of (Saint) Peter ’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Orville Mcpheeters, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Arville Mcphuters, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Orval Mcpheters in household of Sylvester Mcpheters, "United States Census, 1900"

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