LaVerna Elizabeth Glabe1,2,3,4

ID# 3664, (1907 - 2002)
FatherHarvey Sebastian Glabe5,6,1 (15 Mar 1884 - 4 Mar 1967)
MotherNetta Lou Bess5,7,1 (7 Oct 1884 - 29 Dec 1956)

Key Events:

Birth: 12 Feb 1907, Chatsworth, Livingston Co., Illinois8,9,10
Marriage: 20 Jun 1925, Washington, Daviess Co., Indiana, Eugene Irvin Daffern (19 Nov 1898 - 30 Jun 1970)11,12,13
Death: 7 Dec 2002, Washington Co., Oregon14
ChartsDescendants of Jakob and Anna Katharina Glebe
AncestryThe Glabe Family

Copyright Notice

Narrative:

     LaVerna Elizabeth Glabe was born on 12 Feb 1907 in Chatsworth, Livingston Co., Illinois.8,9,10
     She moved to Kansas with her parents about 1909. She appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of Rosalia Twp., Butler Co., Kansas, in the household of her parents, Harvey Sebastian Glabe and Netta Lou Bess.6
     She moved to Indiana with her parents before 1919. She appeared on the 1920 Federal Census of Monon Twp., White Co., Indiana, in the household of her parents.15
     LaVerna married Eugene Irvin Daffern, son of William Grant Daffern and Emily J. Burch, on 20 Jun 1925 in Washington, Daviess Co., Indiana.11,12,13
     LaVerna and Eugene appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of New Albany, Floyd Co., Indiana, at 202 Market, enumerated 9 Apr 1930, reporting they rented their home for $30 per month.16
     LaVerna and Eugene moved between 1935 and 1940 from New Albany, which is directly across the Ohio River from Louisville, Kentucky, some 10 miles west to Georgetown.17 They appeared on the 1940 Federal Census of Georgetown Twp., Floyd Co., Indiana, enumerated 15 May 1940, reporting they owned a home valued at $4,000.18
     She was a machine operator at a coat factory by 1940. In the 1940 census she reported she had worked 40 hours the last week of March, and had worked 40 weeks the prior year, earning $575.18
     LaVerna and Eugene had moved to Burbank, California by 1949, when they were living at 1420 Ontario.19 They had moved to Riverside, California by 1955, when they were living at 2725 Tyler.20
     Her husband died on 30 Jun 1970 in Multnomah Co., Oregon.21
     LaVerna died on 7 Dec 2002 in Washington Co., Oregon, at age 95.14

Children:
     Children with Eugene Irvin Daffern:

Eugene and LaVerna's daughter is believed to be still living.

Citations

  1. [S2979] "Indiana Marriages, 1780-1992," FamilySearch.org, record for Eugene Irvin Daffern and Laverne Elizabeth Glabe, citing FHL #1939649.
  2. [S930] "Oregon Death Index, 1903-98," Ancestry.com, record for Laverna Elizabeth Daffern, citing cert no 02-29311.
  3. [S3690] Harvey Glabe household, 1910 U.S. Census, Butler Co., Kansas, shows name as Laverna Glabe.
  4. [S54] Pound, Glabe Family, pg 22, shows name as LaVerna.
  5. [S54] Pound, Glabe Family, pg 22.
  6. [S3690] Harvey Glabe household, 1910 U.S. Census, Butler Co., Kansas.
  7. [S3690] Harvey Glabe household, 1910 U.S. Census, Butler Co., Kansas, shows the girl as daughter of Nettie's husband and that the parents had been married longer than the age of the child.
  8. [S54] Pound, Glabe Family, pg 22, shows date, town, and state.
  9. [S2979] "Indiana Marriages, 1780-1992," FamilySearch.org, record for Eugene Irvin Daffern and Laverne Elizabeth Glabe, citing FHL #1939649, shows date, county, and state.
  10. [S3690] Harvey Glabe household, 1910 U.S. Census, Butler Co., Kansas, shows age 3 and state.
  11. [S54] Pound, Glabe Family, pg 23, shows date, town, and state.
  12. [S2979] "Indiana Marriages, 1780-1992," FamilySearch.org, record for Eugene Irvin Daffern and Laverne Elizabeth Glabe, citing FHL #1939649, shows date, county, and state, and shows him as divorced.
  13. [S3726] Eugene Dafern household, 1930 U.S. Census, Floyd Co., Indiana, shows married, with his first marriage at age 26 and hers at 18.
  14. [S930] "Oregon Death Index, 1903-98," Ancestry.com, record for Laverna Elizabeth Daffern, citing cert no 02-29311, shows date, county, and state.
  15. [S3691] Harvey Glabe household, 1920 U.S. Census, White Co., Indiana.
  16. [S3726] Eugene Dafern household, 1930 U.S. Census, Floyd Co., Indiana.
  17. [S3733] Eugene Daffern household, 1940 U.S. Census, Floyd Co., Indiana, shows they were in New Albany in 1935.
  18. [S3733] Eugene Daffern household, 1940 U.S. Census, Floyd Co., Indiana.
  19. [S3735] Los Angeles Directory Co's Burbank (California) City Directory, 1949, pg 130.
  20. [S3734] Luskey's Official Riverside Criss Cross City Directory, 1955-1956, pg 74.
  21. [S930] "Oregon Death Index, 1903-98," Ancestry.com, record for Eugene I Daffern, citing cert no 9652.