Glenna Mae Ryder

1 September 1916–26 November 2010 (Age 94)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Glenna Mae

When Glenna Mae Ryder was born on 1 September 1916, in Ohio, United States, her father, Harold Malon Ryder, was 21 and her mother, Lidna Mary Roberts, was 18. She married Charles E Kivell in 1937, in LaGrange, Bloomfield Township, LaGrange, Indiana, United States. She lived in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States in 1935 and Perrysburg, Perrysburg, Wood, Ohio, United States in 1940. She died on 26 November 2010, in Polk, Iowa, United States, at the age of 94.

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Charles E Kivell
Glenna Mae Ryder
Marriage: 1937

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    Charles E Kivell



LaGrange, Bloomfield Township, LaGrange, Indiana, United States

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World Events (8)


Age 1

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1917 · The Cleveland Metro Parks

Age 1

The vision of the Cleveland Metropolitan Park came from William Albert Stinchcomb when he was appointed chief engineer of the City Parks Department. The Parks are a system of nature preserved parks encircling the city. It is unofficially referred to as the Emerald Necklace, because of the ring of green around the city. It is home to over 300 miles of trails as well as nature education centers, golf courses, and a zoo. Today the site gets over 18 million visitors a year with varying amenities and geographical features.

Age 25

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English and Irish: variant spelling of Rider .2 Dutch: occupational name for a mounted warrior or messenger, Middle Dutch rider.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Glenna Mae Kivell in household of Charles Kivell, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Glenna M Ryder in household of Harold M Ryder, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Glenna M Ryder in household of Harold M Ryder, "United States Census, 1920"

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