Orilla Youmans Rolph

8 April 1898–29 August 1989 (Age 91)
Minnesota, United States

The Life of Orilla Youmans

When Orilla Youmans Rolph was born on 8 April 1898, in Minnesota, United States, her father, Frank William Rolph, was 48 and her mother, Jeanette Duval, was 32. She married Harold William Olney on 11 October 1917, in Hennepin, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 29 August 1989, in Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 91.

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Family Time Line

Harold William Olney
Orilla Youmans Rolph
Marriage: 11 October 1917
Lois Olney

Spouse and Children

11 October 1917
Hennepin, Minnesota, United States


    Lois Olney


Parents and Siblings



    Edwin M Rolph



    Hazel Elizabeth Rolph


    Jesse A Rolph



+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1906 · The End of Capital Punishment

Age 8

Between the state's entry into the Union and 1906, 27 people were executed by hanging in Minnesota. Public opinion soon shifted against the death penalty in the state and was formally abolished in 1911. Since its abolishment, there have been 23 attempts to reinstate the death penalty, but none of these bills passed the state legislature.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 25

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Rolf .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Orilla Y Rolph, "Minnesota State Census, 1905"
  • Aurilla Ralph in household of Frank Ralph, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Orilla Rolph in household of Frank W Rolph, "United States Census, 1910"

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