Alvina L. Knapp

1888–15 May 1971 (Age 83)
Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Alvina L.

When Alvina L. Knapp was born in 1888, in Ohio, United States, her father, Bernard H. Knapp, was 33 and her mother, Alviretta Bolles, was 31. She married Albert Edward P? Gates on 28 November 1908, in Hamilton, Ohio, United States. She lived in Highland Park, Wayne, Michigan, United States in 1920. She died on 15 May 1971, in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States, at the age of 83.

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Albert Edward P? Gates
1884–1973
Alvina L. Knapp
1888–1971
Marriage: 28 November 1908

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 November 1908Hamilton, Ohio, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

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    World Events (8)

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 2
    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.
    1903 · Ford Motor Company
    Age 15
    "Henry Ford built his first gasoline-powered vehicle, named the Quadricycle, in 1896, at his home in Detroit. Ford sold the Quadricycle for $200 and used the money to build a second car. In 1901, Ford raced his car ""Sweepstakes"" against Alexander Winton and won. The victory resulted in publicity for Ford which allowed him to gain investors for his new company, Ford Motor Company. The first Model A was sold on July 23, 1903, and the company was incorporated on November 13, 1903."
    1910 · The BSA is Made
    Age 22
    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.

    Name Meaning

    1 German: occupational name or status name from the German word Knapp(e), a variant of Knabe ‘young unmarried man’. In the 15th century this spelling acquired the separate, specialized meanings ‘servant’, ‘apprentice’, or ‘miner’.2 German: in Franconia, a nickname for a dexterous or skillful person.3 English: topographic name for someone who lived by a hillock, Middle English knappe, Old English cnæpp, or habitational name from any of the several minor places named with the word, in particular Knapp in Hampshire and Knepp in Sussex.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Knabe
    Knabe
    Canup
    Knaff
    Knape
    Knapik
    Knappe
    Knapper
    Knepper
    Knupp
    Napp

    Sources (5)

    • Alvina Gates in household of Albert Gates, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Alvina Gates in household of Albert E Gates, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Alabina L Gates in household of Bernard H Knapp, "United States Census, 1910"

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