Olive Elsie Havel

21 May 1911–28 January 1999 (Age 87)
Cuba, Republic, Kansas, United States

The Life of Olive Elsie

When Olive Elsie Havel was born on 21 May 1911, in Cuba, Republic, Kansas, United States, her father, Joe Wesley Havel, was 25 and her mother, Albina Havel, was 18. She married Bedford Havel on 18 November 1931, in Concordia, Cloud, Kansas, United States. She lived in Reading, Lyon, Kansas, United States in 1920. She died on 28 January 1999, in Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 87.

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Bedford Havel
Olive Elsie Havel
Marriage: 18 November 1931

Spouse and Children

18 November 1931
Concordia, Cloud, Kansas, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Joe Wesley Havel





World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 1

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1927 · Kansas Adopts a Flag

Age 16

The flag of the State of Kansas was adopted on September 24, 1927. The flag was designed by Hazel Avery in 1925.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 24

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

1 Czech: from the personal name Havel ( see Gall 2).2 French: metonymic occupational name from Old French haf ‘hook’, ‘pickaxe’.3 Dutch: metonymic occupational name from Middle Dutch houweel, hauweel ‘hoe’, ‘mattock’, ‘pick’, diminutive of Old Dutch hauwa.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Olive Elsie Havel in household of Joe W Havel, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Olive E. Havel - Published information: birth-name: Olive E. Havel

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