Hazel Lenore Loper

26 September 1908–22 March 1995 (Age 86)
Mediapolis, Des Moines, Iowa, United States

The Life of Hazel Lenore

When Hazel Lenore Loper was born on 26 September 1908, in Mediapolis, Des Moines, Iowa, United States, her father, Edward Loper, was 27 and her mother, Rosa Celesta Jones, was 24. She married Raymond Leroy Green on 13 May 1933, in Macomb, McDonough, Illinois, United States. She lived in Yellow Springs Township, Des Moines, Iowa, United States in 1930 and Wapello Township, Louisa, Iowa, United States in 1940. She died on 22 March 1995, in Wapello, Louisa, Iowa, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Wapello Cemetery, Wapello, Iowa, United States.

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Raymond Leroy Green
Hazel Lenore Loper
Marriage: 13 May 1933

Spouse and Children

13 May 1933
Macomb, McDonough, Illinois, United States

Parents and Siblings



    Frances Loper



    Gladys Loper


    Geraldine Loper


World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1913 · The Completion of the Keokuk Dam

Age 5

The Keokuk Dam was completed in 1913 and began to power the surrounding area. It was the largest single capacity powerhouse in the world at the time. After World War II, the powerhouse was modernized and all the units were converted in 2002. It remains the largest privately owned and operated dam on the Mississippi River.

Age 23

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

Dutch and North German (Löper): occupational name for a messenger or for someone who made excursions into the woods ( see Looper ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Hazel L Loper in household of Edward Loper, "Iowa State Census, 1925"
  • Hazel Loper in household of Edward Loper, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Hazel Loper in household of Edward Loper, "United States Census, 1910"

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