Hazel Marie Via

Brief Life History of Hazel Marie

When Hazel Marie Via was born on 22 July 1932, in Virginia, United States, her father, Fred Herman Via, was 20 and her mother, Lessie Irene Carter, was 19. She lived in Stanleytown, Henry, Virginia, United States in 1935 and Brown Hill District, Franklin, Virginia, United States for about 10 years. She died on 9 July 2017, at the age of 84, and was buried in Franklin, Virginia, United States.

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Roy Ernest Hale
1933–
Hazel Marie Via
1932–2017

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  • Hazel Via, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Hazel Marie Via Hale, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Hazel Marie Via in entry for Ronnie Wayne Hale and Barbara Laurine Nolley, "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988"

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1935 · The FBI is Established

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.

1941 · Pentagon is Built in Arlington

The Pentagon was developed as the Department of Defense had outgrown the other buildings were it was previous located.The groundbreaking for the Pentagon was on September 11, 1941. When the Pentagon was being built, it was determined that it could be no taller than four stories high. Colonel Leslie R. Groves was the supervisor of the project, he would later become known for helping on the Manhattan Project.

1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

Name Meaning

Altered form of French Viar 1 or perhaps of some other similar (like-sounding) French surname, such as Vier 3 and Viat, a cognate of Viet 2. Alternatively, a Frenchified form of an unidentified German surname. Compare Viar 2, Viars , Vier 2, and Vire .

Italian (southern): from a short form of a personal name or surname ending with -via, for example Bellavia .

Italian (southern): from a variant of Bia, a personal name of Greek origin, a calque of Latin Vita ‘life’.

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

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