Roy Earl Lovdal

8 August 1883–28 March 1963 (Age 79)
Alta, Placer, California, United States

The Life of Roy Earl

When Roy Earl Lovdal was born on 8 August 1883, in Alta, Placer, California, United States, his father, Olaf Anthony "Tony" Lovdal, was 28 and his mother, Mary Adelaide Lee, was 27. He married Delbert Amyne Cann on 24 January 1906, in Sacramento, Sacramento, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Broderick, Yolo, California, United States in 1910 and Sacramento, Sacramento, California, United States in 1920. He died on 28 March 1963, in Stockton, San Joaquin, California, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Cherokee Memorial Park, Lodi, San Joaquin, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Roy Earl Lovdal
1883–1963
Delbert Amyne Cann
1890–1950
Marriage: 24 January 1906
Roy Earl Lovdal Jr.
1906–1983
Delbert Anthony Lovdal
1908–1977
Ouida Amyne Lovdal
1910–2010
Juanita Dawn Lovdal
1915–1995
Infant Son Lovdal
1918–1918

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 January 1906
Sacramento, Sacramento, California, United States
children

(5)

    Roy Earl Lovdal Jr.

    Male1906–1983Male

    Delbert Anthony Lovdal

    Male1908–1977Male

    Ouida Amyne Lovdal

    Female1910–2010Female

    Juanita Dawn Lovdal

    Female1915–1995Female

    Infant Son Lovdal

    Male1918–1918Male

Parents and Siblings

    Olaf Anthony "Tony" Lovdal

    Male1854–1913Male

    Mary Adelaide Lee

    Female1855–1907Female

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1886

Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 8

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1904

Age 21

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

Norwegian (Løvdahl): habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads named with Old Norse lauf ‘leaf’, ‘foliage’ + dalr ‘valley’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Roy E Lowdal, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Roy E Lovdal in household of Olaf A Lovdal, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Ray E Lovdal, "United States Census, 1920"

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