Vincent Eugene Severs

19 February 1922–5 March 1999 (Age 77)
Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Vincent Eugene

When Vincent Eugene Severs was born on 19 February 1922, in Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina, United States, his father, Herman Frederick Severs, was 43 and his mother, Bessie Ann Friday, was 35. He had at least 1 son with Mildred Louise Clements. He registered for military service in 1942. He died on 5 March 1999, in Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Pleasant Hill Church, Mecklenburg, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Vincent Eugene Severs
Mildred Louise Clements
David Roy Severs

Spouse and Children



    David Roy Severs


Parents and Siblings

    Herman Frederick Severs





World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 1

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 1

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 22

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

1 English: metronymic from Sever.2 Dutch: variant of Sievers .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Vincent Severs in household of H Fred Severs, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Vincent E Severs in household of Herman F Severs, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Vincent Eugene Severs, "North Carolina, Department of Archives and History, Index to Vital Records, 1800-2000"

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