Dale Oland Campbell

30 June 1924–20 January 1994 (Age 69)
Gilman, Marshall, Iowa, United States

The Life of Dale Oland

When Dale Oland Campbell was born on 30 June 1924, in Gilman, Marshall, Iowa, United States, his father, Frank Charles Campbell, was 53 and his mother, Olava Karine (Clara) Olsen Madland, was 37. He married Evelyn Or Kinney Magon on 12 June 1954, in Michigan City, LaPorte, Indiana, United States. He lived in Highland Township, Tama, Iowa, United States for about 10 years and Oakland, Alameda, California, United States in 1994. He died on 20 January 1994, in Fort Lauderdale Hospital, Broward, Florida, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Gilman, Marshall, Iowa, United States.

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Dale Oland Campbell
Evelyn Or Kinney Magon
Marriage: 12 June 1954

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12 June 1954
Michigan City, LaPorte, Indiana, United States

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World Events (8)

1926 · Iowa becomes a provider of food to the world

Age 2

Pioneer Hi-Bred International was the leader company experimenting with hybridization of corn and other seeds for agriculture in the world. It helped make different kinds of crop able to grow in harsh conditions so that other parts of the world would be able to farm and become self-sufficient. It was bought out by DuPont in 1999 and has continued to help struggling countries around the world.

Age 3

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 20

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 Scottish: nickname from Gaelic cam ‘crooked’, ‘bent’ + beul ‘mouth’. The surname was often represented in Latin documents as de bello campo ‘of the fair field’, which led to the name sometimes being ‘translated’ into Anglo-Norman French as Beauchamp .2 In New England documents, Campbell sometimes occurs as a representation of the French name Hamel .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Dale O Campbell in household of Frank Campbell, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Dale O Campbell in household of Frank C Campbell, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Dale O Campbell, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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