Walter Wesley Havenar

9 June 1883–12 February 1964 (Age 80)
Belvidere, Thayer, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Walter Wesley

When Walter Wesley Havenar was born on 9 June 1883, in Belvidere, Thayer, Nebraska, United States, his father, Charles Wesley Havener, was 31 and his mother, Martha Bell Thompson, was 25. He married Sarah Elizabeth Fish on 29 July 1903. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Illiopolis, Sangamon, Illinois, United States for about 10 years and Springfield Township, Sangamon, Illinois, United States in 1940. He died on 12 February 1964, in Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Walter Wesley Havenar
Sarah Elizabeth Fish
Marriage: 29 July 1903
Lawrence Estel Havenar
Dorothy Irene Havenar
Ruth Marie Havenar
LaRue Donald Havenar
Edith Pearl HAVENAR
Charles Herbert Havenar
Robert Eugene Havenar

Spouse and Children

29 July 1903


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World Events (8)

1885 · The First Skyscraper

Age 2

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.

Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 23

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

German (Saar): unexplained. Probably a variant of Hafner .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Walter W Havenor, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Walter W Haveuer in household of C W Haveuer, "Nebraska State Census, 1885"
  • Walter Hovenar, "United States Census, 1940"

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