Girvan Van Patton

23 April 1923–November 1985 (Age 62)
Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Girvan Van

When Girvan Van Patton was born on 23 April 1923, in Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States, his father, Nicholas Velie Van Patton, was 26 and his mother, Gladys Eubanks, was 23. He died in November 1985, in Macon, Bibb, Georgia, United States, at the age of 62.

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Nicholas Velie Van Patton
Gladys Eubanks
John Belton Van Patton
Lucille O. Van Patton
Charles Moody Van Patton
Barney Robert Van Patton
Girvan Van Patton
Girvan Vanpatton
Ruby Van Patton
Alvin Vanpatton

Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)


Age 4

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

Age 6

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Age 18

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English, northern Irish, and Scottish: from a pet form of the personal name Pate .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Girvan in entry for Lucille Van Patton Lawter, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Girvan Van Patton - Published information: birth-name: Girvan Van Patton

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