Norbert Joseph Keaveny

1909–1955 (Age 46)
Portage, Columbia, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Norbert Joseph

When Norbert Joseph Keaveny was born in 1909, in Portage, Columbia, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Michael H Keaveny, was 44 and his mother, Mary Agnes Donahue, was 41. He married Jean Dixon Kyhl on 1 October 1936, in Waukon, Allamakee, Iowa, United States. He died in 1955, in Portage, Columbia, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 46, and was buried in Saint Marys Cemetery, Portage, Columbia, Wisconsin, United States.

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Norbert Joseph Keaveny
Jean Dixon Kyhl
Marriage: 1 October 1936

Spouse and Children

1 October 1936
Waukon, Allamakee, Iowa, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Michael H Keaveny


    Mary Agnes Donahue




World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 0

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1919 · Minimum Wage Laws Passed

Age 10

The first minimum wage law took effect in 1919 and specified women and children under 17 years of age should be paid 22 cents per hour.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 14

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

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Géibheannaigh ‘descendant of Géibheannach’ and Mac Géibheannaigh ‘son of Géibheannach’ ( see Guiney ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Norbert Keaveng in household of Michael M Keaveng, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Norbert Keaveney in household of Michael Keaveney, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Norbert Keavney in household of Michael Keavney, "United States Census, 1920"

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