Iva Mabel Cleaves

25 February 1878–24 March 1971 (Age 93)
Sangerville, Piscataquis, Maine, United States

The Life of Iva Mabel

When Iva Mabel Cleaves was born on 25 February 1878, in Sangerville, Piscataquis, Maine, United States, her father, David T Cleaves, was 54 and her mother, Eunice Cyrene Walton, was 46. She married Harry Leroy Garland on 17 February 1905, in Penobscot, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Milo, Piscataquis, Maine, United States in 1905 and Orneville Township, Piscataquis, Maine, United States in 1910. She died on 24 March 1971, in Sangerville, Piscataquis, Maine, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Town House Cemetery, Sangerville, Piscataquis, Maine, United States.

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Family Time Line

Harry Leroy Garland
1872–1949
Iva Mabel Cleaves
1878–1971
Marriage: 17 February 1905
Garland
1905–1905
Reba Estella Garland
1908–1991
Evelyn M Garland
1912–2008
Ruth A Garland
1916–2010
Carl Ivan Garland
1919–2000
Aubrey Harry Garland
1924–2007

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 February 1905
Penobscot, Maine, United States
children

(6)

    Garland

    Male1905–1905Male

    Reba Estella Garland

    Female1908–1991Female

    Evelyn M Garland

    Female1912–2008Female

    Ruth A Garland

    Female1916–2010Female

    Male1919–2000Male

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1898 · Sinking of USS Maine

Age 20

During the Cuban War for Independence, the USS Maine had been sent to Havana to look out for the interests of the United States. On February 15, 1898, at approximately 21:40, an explosion on USS Maine was caused by roughly 5 long tons of powder. The front of the ship was demolished and the remains quickly sunk to the bottom of the ocean. 260 men lost their lives in the explosion itself, with at least six more dying afterwards from related injuries. The event kicked off an atmosphere of contention that would eventually lead to the Spanish-American War.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 25

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Cleaves in Devon ( see Cleve ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Iva C Garland in household of Harry L Garland, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Iva Garland in household of Harry Garland, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Iva M Garland in household of Harvey Garland, "United States Census, 1930"

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