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Florence LaVernia Wood

Florence LaVernia Wood

Female 1889 - 1970  (81 years)

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  • Name Florence LaVernia Wood 
    Born 30 Mar 1889  Iowa Falls, Hardin, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 1912  First Baptist Church, Iowa Falls, Hardin, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 29 Nov 1970  San Jose, Santa Clara, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 01 Dec 1970  San Jose, Santa Clara, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I442  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 9 Jan 2015 

    Father Albert Gilespie Wood,   b. 14 Jul 1853, Wyoming, Iowa, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jul 1924, Spokane, Spokane, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Florence L. Brown,   b. 13 Mar 1856, Iowa, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1924, , Santa Clara, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 12 Jan 1881  Iowa Falls, Hardin, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F64  Group Sheet

    Family Ernest Valentine Brown 
    Married 31 Dec 1935  First Baptist Church, Iowa Falls, Hardin, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 9 Jan 2015 
    Family ID F237  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Florence LaVernia Wood
    Florence LaVernia Wood

    Histories
    LaVernia Wood's Great Aviation Adventure
    LaVernia Wood's Great Aviation Adventure
    An account of LaVernia's trip on an Air Mail plane from Oakland, CA to Des Moines, IA on May 10-11, 1928

  • Notes 
    • Graduated High School in 1909, Alden, Iowa
      Attended Heald's Business College, San Jose, California

      Lived at
      110 Alta Vista
      Grass Valley, California

  • Sources 
    1. [S182] California, Death Index, 1940-1997, State of California Department of Health Services, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2000;), Place: Nevada Co.; Date: 29 Nov 1970; SS: 551-28-6401.
      Name: Lavernia W Brown
      Social Security #: 551286401
      Gender: Female
      Birth Date: 30 Mar 1889
      Birth Place: Iowa
      Death Date: 29 Nov 1970
      Death Place: Nevada


    2. [S228] Iowa, "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934", index, FamilySearch https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XJVP-DG3 : accessed 14 Mar 2013.
      Name: Albert G Wood
      Event Type: Marriage
      Event Date: 02 Jan 1881
      Event Place: Soma Falls, Iowa, United States
      Age: 27
      Birth Year (Estimated): 1854
      Father's Name: Osrundion C Wood
      Mother's Name: Electa Woodworth
      Spouse's Name: Florence L Brown
      Spouse's Age: 24
      Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1857
      Spouse's Father's Name: Bill...S Brown
      Spouse's Mother's Name: Emiline Hale
      Reference ID: p 9