Lyman Ashley Dehaven

Male3 February 1918–17 March 1986

Brief Life History of Lyman Ashley

When Lyman Ashley Dehaven was born on 3 February 1918, in Virginia, United States, his father, Daniel Webster Dehaven, was 30 and his mother, Macy J Webb, was 25. He married Iva Fern Noland on 9 September 1971. He lived in De Witt, Clinton, Iowa, United States in 1930 and Waterford Township, Clinton, Iowa, United States in 1950. He died on 17 March 1986, in Delmar, Clinton, Iowa, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Elmwood Cemetery, De Witt Township, Clinton, Iowa, United States.

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Lyman Ashley Dehaven
Iva Fern Noland
Marriage: 9 September 1971

Sources (6)

  • Lyman Dehaven, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Lyman Dehaven - Government record: Social Security record: birth-name: Lyman Dehaven
  • Lyman A. DeHaven, "Find A Grave Index"

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  • Marriage
    9 September 1971
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    Siblings (1)

    World Events (8)

    1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

    Age 1

    The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

    1922 · Oldest radio station west of the Mississippi

    Age 4

    The Karlowa Radio Corporation, in Davenport, was issued a new license for broadcasting and with it they were randomly assigned call letters of WOC. The small studio was the first to reach the Iowa area and was identified as one of 21 stations that were desirable because of coverage area and performance. In September 1927, WOC became a member of the new NBC radio network and still is today. In 1932, Ronald Reagan got his first broadcasting job at WOC as a sportscaster and he returned in 1988 after his presidency tour. WOC is the oldest surviving broadcasting station in the middle Mississippi Valley and was the first to keep logs on their electrical consumption and their on-air programming.

    1937 · The Neutrality Act

    Age 19

    The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of North German In den Hoeven or In den Hoffen: topographic name from hoeve ‘peace of land large enough to feed a family, farm’.

    In some cases probably also an Americanized form of Dutch Van der Haven (see Haven ).

    History: The first De Havens in America were Evert In den Hoeven or In den Hoffen and his family, who in the late 1690s came from Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany and settled in PA.

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

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