Alvis Franklin Alderman Sr.

1922–1994 (Age 72)
West Virginia, United States

The Life of Alvis Franklin

When Alvis Franklin Alderman Sr. was born on 15 March 1922, in West Virginia, United States, his father, Archibald Alvis Alderman, was 26 and his mother, Edna Bessie Jarrell, was 25. He married Clodine Aleatha McPherson in 1944, in Kanawha, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He registered for military service in 1941. He died on 15 March 1994, in Colcord, Raleigh, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Pineview Cemetery, Orgas, Boone, West Virginia, United States.

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Alvis Franklin Alderman Sr.
Clodine Aleatha McPherson
Marriage: 1944
Alice Kay Alderman
Alvis Franklin "Rusty" Alderman Jr.

Spouse & Children

Kanawha, West Virginia, United States


  • Alice Kay Alderman


  • Alvis Franklin "Rusty" Alderman Jr.


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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 1

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 1

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.

Age 19

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Southern English: status name from Middle English alderman, Old English ealdorman, literally ‘elder’. In medieval England an alderman was a member of the governing body of a city or borough; also the head of a guild.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Alvis F Alderman in household of Archie A Alderman, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Alvis Alderman in household of Archie Alderman, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Alvis Franklin Alderman, "Find A Grave Index"

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