Mable Irene Van Matre

1909–1989 (Age 80)
Oxford, Furnas, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Mable Irene

When Mable Irene Van Matre was born on 16 August 1909, in Oxford, Furnas, Nebraska, United States, her father, Francis Marion Van Matre Jr, was 30 and her mother, Myrtle Joy Davenport, was 19. She married Howard Franklin McDaniel on 20 July 1927. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Wood Lake, Cherry, Nebraska, United States in 1930 and Kearney City, Kearney, Nebraska, United States in 1940. She died on 18 September 1989, in Nampa, Canyon, Idaho, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Canyon, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Mable Irene Van Matre
Howard Franklin McDaniel
Marriage: 20 July 1927
Doris Irene McDaniel
Lenora Pauline McDaniel
James McDaniel
Patricia Ann McDaniel
Howard McDaniel
Donna Lee McDaniel
Judith Grace McDaniel

Spouse & Children

20 July 1927


  • Female1928–2009Female

  • Lenora Pauline McDaniel


  • James McDaniel


  • Female1934–2003Female

  • Howard McDaniel


+2 More Children

Parents & Siblings



World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 1

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
1910 · The Mann Act

Age 1

This Act makes engaging in transport of any woman for any immoral purpose, prostitution, illegal. Its primary intent was to address prostitution, immorality, and human trafficking, particularly where trafficking was for the purposes of prostitution.

Age 22

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

1 Vietnamese: unexplained.2 Dutch (De Van): metonymic occupational name for a winnower or a maker of winnowing fans, from Middle Dutch van(ne) ‘fan’.3 English: Western English variant of Fann .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Irene Mcdaniel in household of Howard Mcdaniel, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Irene Mcdaniels in household of Howard Mcdaniels, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Irene Mcdaniel in entry for Doris Irene Longwill, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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