Evelyn Bliss

26 July 1911–16 June 1996 (Age 84)
Chelan, Washington, United States

The Life of Evelyn

When Evelyn Bliss was born on 26 July 1911, in Chelan, Washington, United States, her father, Wesley Milton Bliss, was 40 and her mother, Rosa Kathryn Fowler, was 17. She married Albert Calvin Keith on 20 May 1931, in Trinidad, Humboldt, California, United States. She lived in Lakeside, Chelan, Washington, United States in 1920. She died on 16 June 1996, in Pahoa, Hawaii, Hawaii, United States, at the age of 84.

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Albert Calvin Keith
Evelyn Bliss
Marriage: 20 May 1931

Spouse and Children

20 May 1931
Trinidad, Humboldt, California, United States

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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.
1916 · Boeing Aircraft

Age 5

The Boeing Aircraft was named and created by William Boeing. The first two planes were Bluebill and Mallard and the first flight was July 15, 1916. Boeing aircrafts made their debut during WWI. 
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 English: nickname for a cheerful person, from Middle English blisse ‘joy’. Compare Blythe 1.2 English (of Norman origin): habitational name from the village of Blay in Calvados, France, recorded in 1077 in the form Bleis and of unknown origin. The village of Stoke Bliss in Worcestershire was named after a Norman family de Blez, recorded several times in the county from the 13th century.3 German: nickname for a cheerful person, from Middle High German blīde ‘happy’, ‘friendly’. Compare 1.

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

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  • Evlyn Bliss in household of Wesley M Bliss, "United States Census, 1920"

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