Marion Jacqueline Weaver

24 January 1918–24 December 2002 (Age 84)
Mason City, Cerro Gordo, Iowa, United States

The Life of Marion Jacqueline

When Marion Jacqueline Weaver was born on 24 January 1918, in Mason City, Cerro Gordo, Iowa, United States, her father, Irl Russell Weaver, was 24 and her mother, Marguerite M. Daly, was 23. She lived in Mason Township, Cerro Gordo, Iowa, United States in 1920. She died on 24 December 2002, at the age of 84, and was buried in Elmwood Saint Joseph Cemetery, Mason City, Cerro Gordo, Iowa, United States.

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Irl Russell Weaver
Marguerite M. Daly
Marion Jacqueline Weaver
Francis Daly Weaver

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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1922 · Oldest radio station west of the Mississippi

Age 4

The Karlowa Radio Corporation, in Davenport, was issued a new license for broadcasting and with it they were randomly assigned call letters of WOC. The small studio was the first to reach the Iowa area and was identified as one of 21 stations that were desirable because of coverage area and performance. In September 1927, WOC became a member of the new NBC radio network and still is today. In 1932, Ronald Reagan got his first broadcasting job at WOC as a sportscaster and he returned in 1988 after his presidency tour. WOC is the oldest surviving broadcasting station in the middle Mississippi Valley and was the first to keep logs on their electrical consumption and their on-air programming.

Age 23

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name, from an agent derivative of Middle English weven ‘to weave’ (Old English wefan).2 English: habitational name from a place on the Weaver river in Cheshire, now called Weaver Hall but recorded simply as Weuere in the 13th and 14th centuries. The river name is from Old English wēfer(e) ‘winding stream’.3 Translated form of German Weber .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Marian Weaver in household of Irl Weaver, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Marion Weaver in household of Irl R Weaver, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Marion Weaver in entry for Mr Francis D Weaver, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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