John Robert Snavely M.D.

16 February 1913–12 June 1964 (Age 51)
Sterling, Whiteside, Illinois, United States

The Life of John Robert

When John Robert Snavely M.D. was born on 16 February 1913, in Sterling, Whiteside, Illinois, United States, his father, John Louis Snavely M.D., was 33 and his mother, Ada Julia Weaver, was 30. He died on 12 June 1964, in Jackson, Hinds, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 51, and was buried in Sterling, Whiteside, Illinois, United States.

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John Louis Snavely M.D.
Ada Julia Weaver
John Robert Snavely M.D.

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1916 · Mississippi State Sanatorium for TB is Established

Age 3

The Mississippi State Sanatorium is a hospital used for tuberculosis patients. This lasted from 1918 to the 1950s. The Sanatorium has now been turned into a museum.

Age 14

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Possibly an altered form of South German Schnäbele or Schnäbeli(n), or of Swiss German Schneebeli or Schnebli ( see Schnebly ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • J Robert Snavely in household of John L Snavely, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John Robert Snavely, "Alabama, County Marriages, 1809-1950"
  • Dr John Robert Snavely, "Find A Grave Index"

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