Vernon Ranaway Wilber

2 December 1901–8 August 1996 (Age 94)
Lake Hill, Woodstock, Ulster, New York, United States

The Life of Vernon Ranaway

When Vernon Ranaway Wilber was born on 2 December 1901, in Lake Hill, Woodstock, Ulster, New York, United States, his father, William Henry Wilber, was 29 and his mother, Daisy Bell Quick, was 21. He married Nellie Catherine Mower on 1 September 1923, in Kingston, Ulster, New York, United States. He died on 8 August 1996, in Woodstock, Portland, Jamaica, at the age of 94.

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Vernon Ranaway Wilber
Nellie Catherine Mower
Marriage: 1 September 1923

Spouse and Children

1 September 1923
Kingston, Ulster, New York, United States

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World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Age 6

City of Kingston destroyed by earthquake.

Age 26

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

English: nickname from Middle English wild ‘wild’ + bor ‘boar’.

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Vernon Ranaway Wilber - Government record: Census record: birth-name: Vernon Ranaway Wilber

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